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The F-35 is not needed and is a waste of taxpayer money.

I think you got that half right. It has turned out to be a collossal waste of the taxpayer money. But, unfortunately, it will be needed. Aging Harriers, F-18s, and F-16s need to be replaced. And it is almost certainly more cost effective to fix issues with the F-35 than to start from scratch. But the experiment of saving money by creating one platform to serve all needs appears to have failed.
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