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Iraq War Statistics at January 31, 2012 - Liberal Politics - About.com
Quick-reading statistics about the Iraq War, including spending, casualties, seriously wounded and more. Data is at January 31, 2012, except as indicated.
http://usliberals.about.com/od/homelandsecurit1/a/IraqNumbers.htm
What Are the Facts About the War on Terror Costs - US Economy
The War on Terror costs nearly $1.5 trillion from FY 2001-FY 2014. That's on top of the costs to run the Department of Defense, the VA and Homeland Security.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usfederalbudget/f/War_on_Terror_Facts.htm
US Military Budget: Components, Challenges, Growth - US Economy
The US military budget is $495.6 billion, but total defense spending is $738.8 billion. Why? All the components are hidden in other budgets.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usfederalbudget/p/military_budget.htm
Cost of Iraq War - US Economy - About.com
Mar 24, 2014 ... The Iraq War cost 4488 lives, 32226 wounded, and $3 trillion. And the conflict continues. Here's why.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usfederalbudget/fl/Cost-of-Iraq-War.htm
Estimated Costs of an Iraq War According to CBO - US Government
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office has estimated the cost of prosecuting a war against Iraq at up to $9 billion per month.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/library/weekly/aairaqwarcost.htm
9/11 Attacks Economic Impact - US Economy - About.com
Apr 4, 2014 ... The 9/11 attacks had long-ranging economic impacts. Not only did they deepen the 2001 recession, they led to the War on Terror. These costs ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/Financial-Crisis/f/911-Attacks-Economic-Impact.htm
FY 2008 Military Budget - US Economy - About.com
U.S. Military Budget - DoD Base Spending: The U.S. Department of Defense ( DoD) has the single largest budget of any government agency in the discretionary ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/p/2008_defense.htm
Are Wars Good for the Economy? - Economics - About.com
An article explaining why wars are bad for the economy. ... Increasing taxes reduces consumer spending, which does not help the economy improve at all.
http://economics.about.com/cs/issues/l/aa032003c.htm
National Debt by Year: Compared to GDP, and Major Events
For example, the debt grew after the 9/11 attacks as the country increased military spending to launch the War on Terror. Between FY 2001-FY 2009, it cost $850 ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/a/National-Debt-by-Year.htm
How Much Should U.S. Spend on National Security - US Economy
National security spending has risen from $600 billion after 9/11, to $700 billion for the War on Terror. Homeland security, and the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq and ...
http://useconomy.about.com/u/ua/criticalssues/National-Security-Economic-Cost.htm
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