This edition: Important Choices: Foreign Policy And Defense Spending
Original tape date: September 27, 2013.
First aired: December 2, 2013.
How much does the U.S. actually spend on defense and where does that money go? Lawrence Korb, an expert on the federal budget, the military, and national security, discusses the tough choices the U.S. needs to make on defense spending; relations with Iran; Syria; NATO; and nuclear weapons.
Lawrence J. Korb Senior Fellow, American Progress