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That would constitute paying off over two thirds of the national debt at present, but is quite acceptable to me as a start

My understanding is that the Afghan/Iraq/Pakistan wars have cost about 3-4 Trillion whereas total US debt is about $14 Trillion so we are talking, at max, of c. 25% of total debt.

A reasonable start IMO.

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot dotty communists) on Fri Jan 11th, 2013 at 11:11:11 AM EST
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