U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis Cautions Against Cutting Defense Budget

Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Jim Greenhill/U.S. Army
SIMI VALLEY, California—Cutting defense spending will not close the U.S. government’s spending deficit, and doing so would be a dangerous disservice to U.S. troops and the American people, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Dec. 1 here at the annual Reagan National Defense Forum. Defense spending...

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