has endeared himself to many by refusing to back down from policy ideas
that fall far from the GOP mainstream consensus. In Monday night’s
debate, some of those views earned him boos from the audience. As AP
The Texas congressman was grilled Monday on his position on military
spending during a nationally televised presidential debate. He has
called for closing bases overseas and reducing spending on what he calls
the military industrial complex.
Paul said he wants to protect military jobs domestically and insists there’s a difference between military spending and a strong national defense.
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