Originally Posted by cutthemdown
defense is only what 4% of gdp? something like that? You can cut defense and not make a dent. Entitlements are where the money is.
We should go back to Reagan Term Military spending levels.... That's 300b a year in savings, and there is no super power threat right now militarily...
But yes, Medicare and Healthcare is our largest outlay with projected growth... We will need to make decisions about it very soon