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Lasher Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-11 02:55 PM
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13. We have got to stop pouring money down those ratholes.
Looks like we're going to get the remaining 13,000 soldiers out of Iraq by the end of this month. (scroll to page 13)

Now Congress needs to cut off the funding going there. Otherwise the MIC and the President (this President and any other who is elected) will keep it going with mercenaries and money. That's what finally got us out of Vietnam. Congress cut off the funding.

BTW, the site I linked above has tracked monthly progress in key areas such as commercial power availability. Brookings also has an Afghanistan Index and a Pakistan Index, which can be accessed here.

These Brookings Indexes are very good resources.
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