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Old 11-20-2012, 02:17 AM   #23
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Default Re: Rockets land in field outside Jerusalem as war looms over Gaza

Originally Posted by ricardisimo View Post
Unless I'm very much mistaken, this aid package is annual, and predates Obama's tenure. It has been frozen, however, by Congress for years with the hostilities as an excuse. Even so, let's review:

Palestine: $147,000,000
Israel: $3,000,000,000 (not counting about $2,000,000,000 in loan guarantees).

By the way, $1.2B of that is classified as "economic aid". Why are we giving economic aid (especially that much) to one of the wealthier countries on the planet?

more republican rhetoric and propaganda fail.-


Obama to the rescue! - sending your tax dollars to his Arab terrorist jihad brothers...
i sure wish we could shut down the majority of ALL foreign aid until we get our shit together financially. i guess thats the price we pay being the most powerful nation on earth.
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