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The U.S. spends more on its military than the next ten countries combined

The chart above, adapted from The Wall Street Journal, shows various national military budgets for last year, when the Pentagon and other U.S. security agencies spent about $582 billion. Despite the forced reductions to our military’s budget, that was still an extraordinary amount of money compared to the smaller sums allocated by other countries around…

Mitt Romney urges veto of Arizona’s ‘Turn the Gays Away’ bill

http://twitter.com/#!/MittRomney/status/438428674250256385 Mitt Romney doesn’t tweet often, but today he joined Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake in urging Gov. Jan Brewer to veto SB1062, which would expand the definition of  “exercise of religion” to protect businesses, corporations and individuals from lawsuits after denying services based on a sincere religious belief. Opponents have deemed the…