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01/11/2011

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BJ

I should add, already, the federal "budget" is meaningless. They can cut the budget, and still spend billions more, through special appropriations. Bush got slammed for doing it to fund two wars, then Obama turns around and does the same, but apparently no one notices.

"Published: July 9, 2010 at 12:41 PM"

"The U.S. Senate approved a supplemental appropriation bill that included $33 billion in war funding, $30 billion of which would finance the surge in Afghanistan that would increase the number of U.S. troops in the country to almost 100,000 by September."

Read more: http://www.upi.com/Top_News/Special/2010/07/09/Funding-for-Afghanistan-surge-overestimated-experts-say/UPI-70021278693719/#ixzz1AkUnVHtE

Americans want to believe what they want to believe, and that is seldom the truth.

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