With these facts in mind, look at the chart published by the House Armed Services Committee (please click to enlarge):
Remember that food travels by ships that need protection from piracy. The seas are still just as large as they were 20 years ago, and we have only half the ships we did when Bill Clinton was president. We cannot support ground troops without fighter squadrons and strategic bombers.
And the world is not safer than it was in 1990 ... it is far more dangerous.
A weakened America means an ever more dangerous world.