How to pay for the crisis while making our nation more equitable, green, and secure.
The Pentagon has too much hardware once thought necessary to defeat the Soviet Union.
The supercommittee's members shouldn't accept campaign contributions from lobbyists representing foreign governments or companies.
Windfalls from gambling in the Wall Street casino should be taxed at the same rate as wages.
No moneybags, no service.
The Pentagon is scrambling to protect its flank in these budget-cutting times.
Every campaign contribution to members of this powerful panel should be reported every single day.
The supercommittee seems unlikely to make substantial military cuts and instead quite likely to cut spending for the other agencies under the "security spending" umbrella, even though the Pentagon gets the lion's share of that category's funding.