A lot of school lunches

politics, the-economy

An audit of the U.S. military’s spending in Afghanistan has revealed that a whopping $45 billion is unaccounted for.

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From a post I wrote back in 2003:

A study by the Defense Department’s inspector general found that the Pentagon couldn’t properly account for more than a trillion dollars in monies spent.

That’s a lot of school lunches, affordable housing, environmental subsidies, NEH grants, etc…