Saturday, April 10, 2010

Graph: Iraq, Afghanistan wars not cause of soaring national debt

Liberals love to say the "Bush wars" are the cause of deficits and debt. Judging by the graph below, they are wrong. During the Iraq war, defense spending has still been at historic lows as a percentage of GDP.

From House Republican Committee on the Budget

1 comment:

  1. Thank you for posting this excellent visual representation of the truth.

    Too many of those on the left and the libertarians like to make assertions about the costs of the wars which simply aren't true.

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