Congress is yet again wrestling over the terms of a new budget. With
the December 13 deadline less than a month away, some groups, including
the OCA, are asking Congress to rethink its priorities.
It’s clear what
Congress’s priority is. The U.S. annual budget includes $1 trillion for
military spending. That’s equivalent to the rest of the world’s military
We need new priorities. Beginning with investments in sustainable agriculture. And a real plan for averting a climate disaster.
It’s time to push Congress for a budget for the people. For Peace. For the Planet.