"The Iraqi government now has tens of billions of dollars at its disposal to fund large scale reconstruction projects," said Sen. Levin in a Tuesday media advisory. "It is inexcusable for U.S. taxpayers to continue to foot the bill for projects the Iraqis are fully capable of funding themselves. Raw Story
Forgive me but I am having a blonde moment. What were those billions of dollars we already spent used for? I thought that all the war profiteer contractors were supposed to be rebuilding all along after we bombed the shit out of the country? What did they do with all the money? They ought to give it back to the tax payers since it wasn't used for the purposes intended.