Progressives decry ‘hypocrisy’ as Congress moves to boost Pentagon budget

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Progressives have expressed outrage after a House panel approved a proposal to boost US President Joe Biden‘s already record-breaking budget request for the Pentagon.

The US House Armed Services Committee voted 42-17 on Wednesday to back an amendment, introduced by Rep. Jared Golden (D-Maine), to tack an additional $37 billion on top of the $773 billion Pentagon budget proposed by the White House.




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