Failure to intercept

Posted: July 29, 2013 at 5:02 a.m.

After 30 years of research and an estimated $250 billion investment, the Pentagon’s defense program against intercontinental ballistic missiles from adversaries like Iran and North Korea had another failed test this month. The advanced missile interceptor launched July 5 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California failed to hit its target over the Pacific Ocean, the third consecutive dud.

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Editorial, Pages 10 on 07/29/2013

We can't afford food stamps and we can't afford travel expenses for the President to go abroad, but we CAN afford this boondoggle.

Posted by: Coralie

July 29, 2013 at 1:43 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

This project was a boondoggle from Day One.

Posted by: Coralie

July 31, 2013 at 2:25 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

So where are all the fiscal conservatives on this?
Guess they think it's OK to waste money if it goes to Boeing instead of to kids on food stamps.

Posted by: Coralie

August 2, 2013 at 2:21 p.m. ( | suggest removal )