Senate O.K.'s $91 Billion in War Funds

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The Senate approved $91 billion in funding for the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan yesterday, with all senators but three voting for the bill. This, along with a House vote last week in favor of $97 billion, seals the deal for the Obama administration's first supplemental war spending request. The no-strings-attached legislation comes as a deep disappointment to progressive members of Congress,

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In effect, it's ours and all those little children... by Margaret Bassett on Friday, May 22, 2009 at 12:21:33 PM