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Iraq Infrastructure

The GOP Got the U.S. Into the Sequestration Mess and Needs To Compromise Its Way Out Of It

Laura Merriman | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics
Laura Merriman

With the sequester fast approaching, the Republican Party has forgotten that President George W. Bush racked up half our deficit on the War on Terror....

Gratitude in Iraq

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Brauchli

One bit of news coming out of Iraq suggests that in at least one respect Iraq has modeled itself after its invaders. It comes as a welcome antidote to the bad news coming out of other places in that part of the world.

Iraq earmarks $15 billion for reconstruction

AP | BUSHRA JUHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — Iraq has earmarked some $15 billion _ nearly 25 percent of its 2009 draft budget _ to help rebuild the country's crumbling infrastruct...