Our nation’s strategic investment in development and diplomacy not only matters overseas – it matters right here at home for our security, economy, and values as a nation.
Yet this small investment in America’s global leadership – just 1% of the federal budget – is at risk of enormous cuts, potentially as much as 32%.
Right now is a critical moment to urge Congress to protect resources for the State Department and USAID to help ensure our nation’s security and economic interests.
Tell your lawmakers that as a veteran you support strong resources for our nation’s civilian forces working alongside our servicemen and women.
Here’s what to say: