The U.S. national debt is approaching $21 trillion dollars as we speak. Everything from federal agencies to entitlement programs to foreign wars have all racked up a tremendous amount of debt. Only now are we beginning to see just how deranged the federal government is when it comes to spending the money they take from us.
One of the agencies that is coming under scrutiny for losing money is the Pentagon. The Department of Defense is the largest agency in the federal government. It also receives a huge amount of taxpayer dollars to fund its various activities across the globe.
Over time, the DoD’s budget has ballooned to a proposed $639.1 billion for FY 2018. What exactly is all that being spent on?