“Pentagon math like this, where reductions in increases are counted as savings while actual budget levels rise, doesn’t actually save taxpayers a dime. This gimmick isn’t too dissimilar from claiming a raise you didn’t receive as lost income on your tax returns (do not attempt).”
Ben Freeman on the Pentagon’s fuzzy math. Find out what numbers he’s talking about on POGO’s blog.
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