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Cost of the War in Iraq

posted by Meg Hourihan   Jul 03, 2003

Cost of the War in Iraq.

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bradleyJul 03, 2003 at 7:46PM

Billmon has it at $60 billion/year compared to…

* U.S. international aid budget: $7.8 billion
* U.S. Homeland Security Department: $17.5 billion
* Science, space and technology: $20.7 billion
* Natural resources and the environment: $29.5 billion
* Federal grants to state and local governments for education, training and social services: $44.8 billion
* U.S. Department of Education: $46 billion

He’s also figured out the ecomomic limits of empire.

SchmeldingJul 04, 2003 at 5:18AM

Liberal rubbish.

dowingbaJul 04, 2003 at 7:50AM

Facts = liberal rubbish. Lies = conservative heroism.

reason?Jul 04, 2003 at 12:18PM

schmelding, dowingba: better settle down, your intelligence is showing through.

This thread is closed to new comments. Thanks to everyone who responded.