Statements about Military
The Obama administration "willfully leaked the existence of STUXNET (a computer worm used against Iran), allowing our enemies to learn more of our secrets and of our operations."
The Obama administration "leaked information, deliberately or otherwise, that led to the identification of the Pakistani doctor that helped us in achieving our goals and killing bin Laden."
"I led the fight to require the Coast Guard to buy their engines from us, not foreign companies."
"Days after the (Osama bin Laden) raid, Hollywood was invited into the White House so that they could receive a briefing" that revealed intelligence sources and methods.
"NASCAR fans are twice as likely as non fans to serve in the military and 37 percent of active servicemembers and veterans are NASCAR fans."
"There are close to 900,000 unemployed veterans in America right now."
President Ronald Reagan sent troops into conflict "only in one circumstance, which was in Grenada … We were in a peacekeeping setting in Lebanon."
Virginia "is home to more veterans per capita than any state in America."
The fastest-rising expense in the U.S. Defense Department is health care.
Says the Department of Homeland Security has ordered "enough rounds of .40 caliber ammunition to kill every man, woman and child in the United States," possibly to combat "massive civil unrest" or "an invasion by a foreign power."
"The ACLU has filed a suit to end prayer from the military completely."
"Obama tells Russia that he'll turn over America's defense system to them if re-elected."
"Under President Obama, U.S. security funding for Israel is at an all-time high."
Rhode Island has the "the second-most heavily deployed National Guard in the United States."
"When I was born, defense spending was 60 percent of the budget. It's now 17 percent."
Says in the last 20 years, the French have not "stood by" the United States on foreign policy.
"President Obama is shrinking our military."
"More than one in five of veterans aged 20 to 24 can’t find a job to support their family or to ease the transition to civilian life."
The U.S. military is at risk of losing its "military superiority" because "our Navy is smaller than it's been since 1917. Our Air Force is smaller and older than any time since 1947."
"You look at defense … we're spending more than the rest of the world combined."
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