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Evans, M. Stanton
July 1969
National Review Bulletin;7/22/1969, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p110
The article focuses on the expanded outlays for strategic defense. U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy explained that more than 40 percent of federal taxes has been allocated for national defense which amounts nearly $80 billion annually. He suggests billions of dollars should be freed for other budgetary purposes to promote better welfare state. On the other hand, the American Enterprise Institute revealed that the defense expenditures have remained stable around the $80-billion mark for 1968-70.


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