A budget the likes of which the Pentagon has never seen
Published: Friday, February 09, 2018 @ 3:49 PM Updated: Friday, February 09, 2018 @ 3:49 PM
AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File
FILE - In this June 3, 2011, file photo, the Pentagon is seen from air from Air Force One. It’s the biggest budget the Pentagon has ever seen: $700 billion. That’s far more in defense spending than America’s two nearest competitors, China and Russia, and will mean the military can for the bill for thousands more troops, more training, more ships and a lot else.