Report Puts Hidden War Costs at $1.6 TrillionQuicklink submitted by Rob Kall Permalink
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|roughly double the amount the White House has requested thus far, ncluding 'hidden' costs such as interest payments on the money borrowed to pay for the wars, lost investment, the expense of long-term health care for injured veterans and the cost of oil market disruptions. The $1.6 trillion figure, for the period from 2002 to 2008, translates into a cost of $20,900 for a family of four...|
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