Clearly, you haven't listened to Ron Paul on the SS issue...he's explained his position on it over and over again and your post indicates you've never heard it. National defense is legitimate, however, offensive war obviously doesn't fall under the definition of "national defense." As RP has said a million or so times, wars not declared by congress are unconstitutional. You mention Ron Paul in your post, but I get the impression that you don't even know who he is -- aside from knowing his name.
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