- Posted February 1, 2012 by
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Well there is that.... 5.1 Trillion= Bush/ 983 Billion = Obama
Very interesting chart showing the amount Bush contributed to the debt verses Obama.
Comment from blogggers.
6:06 AM CST
The Iraq and Afghanistan wars will cost us probably three times what the chart shows. A huge factor will be the continuing medical costs for wounded soldiers. We now have the technology to keep most of these guys alive, but it's at tremendous cost.
7:44 AM CST
I agree. I do not think the number includes the reconstruction, VA benefits for hundreds of thousands for 40 years, military pensions, etc...