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Mattis Wants to Make US Military Even More Lethal, Needs Another $50 Billion

Mattis Wants to Make US Military Even More Lethal, Needs Another $50 Billion

Speaking to Congressional Republicans during a visit to Greenbrier resort on Thursday, Defense Secretary James Mattis announced that he believes the US military needs to be made “more lethal,” and pushing for yet more money.

After a massive military spending increase last year, Mattis says he wants another $50 billion tacked on for next year. He mocked the idea of the military being an “equal opportunity employer” and emphasized lethality.

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