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Federal Budget

The costs of war


Remember this graph when the Republicans tell you that there is no money to create jobs, or unemployment for those down on their luck, or social security for the elderly, or Medicare/Medicaid for the infirm.

Remember it, because they’re lying.


And all this for the sake of our national security. How much safer do you feel?

Assuming you own no shares in Halliburton.

But at least we are finally out of Iraq, for good or ill. Let us pray God that it was not so that we could move “one country to the right”.

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John Adams


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