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The Three Trillion $ War

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Spending 3 Trillion on some war when even in America poverty is rife...what next? I wonder how much of that 3 trillion has gone to soldiers fees?
 
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Interesting article

The defence department's finances, based on an accounting system inaccurate for anything larger than a grocery store, are so inadequate, in fact, that often it is impossible to know exactly how much is being spent, or on what.
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a contractor working as a security guard gets about $400,000 a year, for example, as opposed to a soldier, who might get about $40,000.
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If you get blown up and you lose your helmet, they still bill you." One soldier was sued for $12,000 even though he had suffered massive brain damage. Some families have had to buy their children body armour
 

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