Yes, their freedom was not free, American blood was spilled for it. It is about time they pay for it.
It's about time we bring our troops home and these countries pay for their military needs and use their own citizens to fill their military needs
It's not a real good idea that our soldiers are filling mercenary roles in some situations. Besides that, in many situations we're involved in fighting wars our allies' wars, not our own.
It's interesting that the dems are more interested in not defending our borders than they are in cutting back on warmongering overseas.
I couldn’t have put it any better than you.
Yes, but why just plus fifty?
Agree, my namesake is for my uncle who was shot and killed in Germany three months before WWII ended. Buried in Luxembourg.
In his last appearance as a viable POTUS candidate, June 4 1969, Ted Kennedy said exactly the same thing. If I remember his words ,he was singling out Spanish bases, he said something like , why are we paying them to defend them. They should be paying us.
This was Fordham’s Commencement wher he was Commencement speaker. A month later he killed Mary Jo Kopechne.