Lawrence Korb

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Washington Gasps Over Trump’s Tiny Pentagon Cut

The truth is that it's not nearly big enough. Here's why.
Lawrence Korb December 6, 2018

Congress Punts on Reforming the Pentagon Budget—Again

Not to mention the massive appropriations package actually harms our national security.
Lawrence Korb October 19, 2018

Paul Ryan Blames Defense Budget for Military Accidents

Interestingly, there were more deaths when spending was at an all-time high.
Lawrence Korb April 27, 2018

Setting the Record Straight: The Beirut Barracks Bombing

The White House wants to blame Iran, but they're wrong. I was there.
Lawrence Korb November 9, 2017

Lack of Money is Not What Caused Fatal Ship Collisions

The problems in today's Navy are more systemic than that.
Lawrence Korb September 7, 2017

The Road to Kuwait

Iraq War advocates overstate the difficulties of withdrawal.
Lawrence Korb May 19, 2008