“Trillion-dollar nuclear arms plan sets up budget brawl”


POLITICO

“A government report predicting it will cost $1.2 trillion to upgrade the U.S. nuclear arsenal is raising alarms that the Pentagon severely underestimated what it will take to replace its current weapons — and sparked calls Tuesday for the Trump administration to reevaluate a modernization plan first proposed by former President Barack Obama.

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimated it will cost at least $1.2 trillion between 2017 and 2046 to introduce the mix of nuclear-armed submarines, bombers and missiles that are now under construction. That’s a higher price tag than some previous estimates had offered.” MORE

Advertisements

CARTOON


CARTOON


CARTOON


“Rachel Maddow Destroys Kellyanne Conway On Trump’s Proposal To Expand Nuclear Weapons”


POLITICUS USA

Conway alternated between playing dumb and pretending that Trump never proposed the nuclear expansion in the first place.
Conway alternated between playing dumb and pretending that Trump never proposed the nuclear expansion in the first place.

“Clinton uses adult ‘Daisy’ in new ad to link Trump, Goldwater and nuclear weapons”


DAILY WISDOM

gettyimages-614700474

CARTOON


185654_600

CARTOON


Trump Plays Nuclear Buttons
Trump Plays Nuclear Buttons

“I LOVE WAR”


“Nuclear football never far from US president, even in Hiroshima”


MADDOW BLOG

Rachel Maddow explains what the nuclear football is and its corresponding "biscuit" and notes that when President Barack Obama makes his historic visit to Hiroshima, Japan, the nuclear football will not be far from hand.
Rachel Maddow explains what the nuclear football is and its corresponding “biscuit” and notes that when President Barack Obama makes his historic visit to Hiroshima, Japan, the nuclear football will not be far from hand.