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Taxpayers Could Face $1 Trillion War Tab


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, iraq, afganisthan, troops, military, cost, taxpayers )

Jacquelin
- 4365 days ago - kirotv.com
The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan could cost American taxpayers $1 trillion, according to the most recent projections made by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. Robert A. Sunshine, CBO assistant director for budget analysis, testified about the f



   

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Jaclin S (230)
Wednesday August 1, 2007, 5:21 pm
Why does it always come down to the taxpayers - why should they have to foot the bill - they did not want the war - why not put it on Bush's expense account??????????
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Judy Cross (83)
Friday August 3, 2007, 9:24 am
Remember Rumsfeld announcing on Sept 10, 2001 that the Pentagon couldn't account for $2.3 Trillion. Well, I can sort of understand how that little fact might have gotten lost the next day.
The Bush regime was selected, not elected. I would think that would let taxpayers off the hook, myself.
 
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