In October 2015, when he was a very, very long shot for the Republican nomination, Donald Trump the businessman promised to make the military “much stronger than it is right now” without increasing military spending. “But you know what?” he declared, “We can do it for less.”
Historically, all Empires over extend, scurry to cover the shortages, and becoming (more) corrupt
We see the rabbit hole. How come the Congress doesn't?