True cost of Iraq? Try $2 TRILLION!

  1. The paper on the real cost of the war, written by Joseph Stiglitz, Columbia University professor who won the Nobel Prize for economics in 2001, and Linda Bilmes, a Harvard budget expert, is likely to add to the pressure on the Bush administration over its handling of the war. It also follows the revelation this week that the White House has scaled back its ambitions to rebuild Iraq and does not intend to seek new funds for reconstruction.
    http://www.hindu.com/2006/01/08/stor...0803491200.htm
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  3. by   maureeno
    last month our treasury Secretary
    warned we will reach our allowed debt ceiling next month

    war and tax cuts mean a debt of $8.184 trillion ain't high enough

    when will Americans say STOP?

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