@RoKhanna: Here’s how our nation’s military expenditures stack up against the rest of the world:🇺🇸 $731.8B🇨🇳 $261B🇮🇳 $71.1B🇷🇺 $65.1B🇫🇷 $50.1B🇩🇪 $49B🇬🇧 $48.7B🇯🇵 $47.6B🇰🇷 $43.9BOur bloated military budget is just a slush fund for endless wars. Let’s instead invest in our people.

Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) / Twitter

@RoKhanna: Over the past decade, the IRS’s budget for tax enforcement fell by 25%.We must ensure that the IRS has the tools it needs to go after tax evasion—especially when corporations and the 1% are some of the worst offenders.

Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) / Twitter

@RBReich: The Biden administration should not be increasing our military budget right now. The top national security threat is the climate crisis. Instead of investing in more bombs and tanks, we need to be investing in clean energy.

Austin Searle for US Senate (@asaguarocactus) / Twitter

@RBReich: If we can afford a $753,000,000,000 war budget, we can afford a Green New Deal. What we can’t afford is inaction.

Robert Reich (@asaguarocactus) / Twitter

@NicholsUprising: 56% of Americans support cutting the Pentagon budget by 10% to pay for fighting the pandemic and funding education, health care, housing.That includes 69% of Ds and 51% of Rs.Congress should reject Biden’s Pentagon spending hike.⁦@DataProgress⁩

Weird Science (@karrilevens) / Twitter