Pentagon

Pentagon Confirms There’s Been an Explosion at Kabul Airport

The Pentagon has confirmed that there's been an explosion at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, the site of the…

9 months ago

Pentagon Confirms U.S. Has Resumed Air Operations in Kabul

John Kirby, the Pentagon press secretary, said that the United States has resumed its air operations at the Hamid Karzai…

9 months ago

Pentaton Set to Approve Extending National Guard’s Deployment in D.C.

The Pentagon is set to approve extending the National Guard's deployment in Washington, D.C. for another 60 days. Final details…

1 year ago

House Democrats Introduce Bill to Limit Transfer of Military-Grade Gear to Police

Amid the national debate about the militarization of law enforcement, House Democrats have introduced a bill to limit the transfer…

1 year ago

Acting Defense Secretary Chris Miller Halts Biden Transition Briefings

Chris MIller, the acting Secretary of Defense, has ordered the Pentagon to halt President-elect Joe Biden's transition briefings. A top…

1 year ago

Top Republican on House Armed Services Committee Is “Dismayed” By Trump’s Remarks on the Military

Mac Thornberry, the top Republican on the House Armed Services Committee, says he'd "dismayed" by President Donald Trump's remarks questioning…

2 years ago

Pentagon Looks to Provide 100,000 Body Bags Intended for Civilian Use During Pandemic

Bloomberg reports that the Pentagon is looking to provide as many as 100,000 body bags intended for civilian use during…

2 years ago

Dem Senators Berate Pentagon Officials Over Trump’s Plan to Use War Money for His Wall

By Mike Stone and Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. senators berated top Defense Department officials on Thursday over…

3 years ago

Malicious Cuts Reveal Trump’s Budget Priorities Are Not About The Money

An administration that cared about taxpayer dollars would not maliciously cut from the smallest areas of discretionary spending and call…

5 years ago

Trump Will Gut Environmental Protections To Fund Unnecessary Military Spending

The administration also plans to go after EPA climate programs put into place during Obama's time in the White House.

5 years ago

Pentagon Condemns House Benghazi Committee’s Wasteful “Speculative” Investigation

"Congress has an obligation to use resources and taxpayer dollars effectively and efficiently and respect the men, women, and resources…

6 years ago

Despite Battlefield Losses, Bush’s ISIS Monster Will Not Go Away Soon

"To be fully effective, we must stop the recruitment, radicalization and mobilization of people engaged in terrorist activities.”

6 years ago

Obama Heeds Pentagon Concerns and Bans Atlantic Oil Drilling

To protect the environment and national security, President Obama heeded the Pentagon and banned Atlantic drilling.

6 years ago

GOP’s Favorite Socialist Program Lost $8.5 Trillion And Will Bankrupt America

It is a common Pentagon practice to "regularly cheat on its accounting books" by submitting a falsely balanced budget to…

7 years ago

Huckabee Thinks One Beheading Is Worse Than 17 Texans Killed In Record Floods

Huckabee raged and attempted to contradict the President telling Fox News that, "I assure you that one beheading is much…

7 years ago

Obama Hammers Republicans For Betraying Their Country On Climate Change

It was prescient, then, that when President Obama addressed graduates of the Coast Guard Academy and told them that "denying…

7 years ago

House Republicans Pass Measure To Prevent DREAMers From Serving In The Military

The U.S. House voted to block a measure permitting considering letting immigrants who arrived here illegally to serve in the…

7 years ago

Lindsey Graham Proves Ayatollah Right – America Is Disintegrating in Madness

Republicans have actively worked for the collapse of the political system (government) entirely. Now, the machinations of the Republicans have…

7 years ago

Republicans Use Deficit Lie To Try To Cut Health Care While Increasing Military Spending

Republicans are looking for ways to increase the already bloated defense budget they claim is woefully underfunded. And, as is…

7 years ago

Push to boost defense spending puts GOP in budget bind

Pressing Pentagon demands in a time of terror threats and Islamic State militants have put newly empowered congressional Republicans in…

7 years ago