The U.S. House of Representatives quietly raised the national debt ceiling
yesterday. And in Obamatime, war funding
no longer is controversial: "The House on Wednesday passed a major bill that provides more than $100 billion for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan...."
No wonder they need a quick $100 billion, Afghanistan Escalation Ramps Up Contractor Presence
. Curious how the fiscal responsibility of Republicans and Democrats when it comes to health or environment is no issue here.
Posted by The Owl at 09:50. Filed under: War and peace