When Elephants Fly: A Good Idea on Defense Spending

On the Brookings Institution website, AHS speaker Michael O'Hanlon discusses why the enduring strength of the U.S. military is an important pillar of stability and deterrence:

"All of these problems need to be fixed. But realistically, they are not likely to be addressed between now and our nation’s next election. So in a time of international turbulence and crisis, let’s not compound the problem by dragging the nation’s armed forces down too."