Will Congress approve the shift in Billion$ of dollars after Osama Bin Laden taken down?by Dee Dee Garcia Blase on Jun. 30, 2012, under 2012 Arizona Elections, 2012 Congressional Races, 2012 Presidential elections
The Pentagon has asked Congress for more tax payer monies in funding Afghanistan after Osama Bin Laden was taken out under the Obama administration.
Will the TEA PARTY Congress approve this?
Pentagon Asks Congress to Shift Billions in Funding
The Pentagon asked Congress to shift $8.2 billion in previously approved fiscal 2012 funds to bankroll “higher priority” items, including added fuel costs to resupply U.S. forces in Afghanistan.
The shift is detailed in an 82-page “reprogramming request” sent to congressional defense committees yesterday. It would provide at least $772 million to pay for increased fuel costs for transporting supplies by northern routes into Afghanistan after Pakistan closed its ground lines to U.S. convoys. READ FULL>>>