It’s not that the Bush administration is always stingy. In fact, right now it is offering handouts right and left. Most notably, it has offered the Turkish government $26 billion in grants and loans if it ignores popular opposition and supports the war.
…So how much money for Afghan reconstruction did the administration put in its 2004 budget? None. The Bush team forgot about it.
A wonderful article by Krugman!
Do you think he read my post to Nowarblog?
Sorry I haven’t been posting regularly. My efforts have all been focused on nowarwikki.org.