Friday, July 20, 2007

Your Tax Dollars at Work

From Think Progress:
According to a new Congressional Research Service report, the war in Iraq has cost $450 billion to date. Further, if Congress approves the Bush administration’s latest supplemental funding request, the total cost of the war will exceed $550 billion by October 1 of this year--fully ten times greater than the Bush administration naïvely predicted in February 2003.
So much for George W. Bush’s repeated promises to be frugal when spending taxpayer dollars ...

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