The only money that Bush and Congress want to give the troops is what is required to keep them at war. They have already spent in out-of-pocket and future costs at least $1,000 billion. Every American can draw up lists of better uses of this immense fortune than blowing up a country's infrastructure and killing hundreds of thousands of its citizens.
"We support the troops!" is the excuse the Democrats have given for continuing to fund Bush's aggression against
[Excerpt of an article by Paul Craig Roberts, Creators Syndicate]