The military is trying to use war funds to pay for items that have nothing to do with the fighting overseas.
Ryan Alexander is president of Taxpayers for Common Sense, a nonpartisan federal budget watchdog. www.taxpayer.net
It's not too late for Congress to curb the Pentagon's plans for the absurdly expensive F-35 combat jet.
It's unlikely that even one of the dozen spending bills Congress must pass will be enacted.
The widening of the Panama Canal requires a logical and coordinated response, not a feeding frenzy.
Lawmakers need to stop seeking an easy way out of the transportation spending shortfall.
Why do we have two military budgets?