It's easy to forget that on November 6, we’re not just electing the overseer of U.S. politics. We’re also choosing the chief of the most powerful military in the entire world. Since the September 11th attacks, the U.S. has spent about $7.6 trillion on defense and homeland security. Every year we spend more money on our military than the next top 14 countries combined.
Today's new infographic from GOOD breaks down exactly what we're spending all that money on, what we’re using it for, and what Obama and Romney would do if they were the ones cutting the checks.
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