Thursday, August 31, 2006

Numerical talking points

From the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee:

1. $319 billion: The amount earmarked for the Iraq war, with no end in sight
2. $10 billion: The value of no-bid contracts Halliburton received in Iraq
3. 1 in 5: The number of American children living below the poverty line, an increase of 12% since George Bush took office
4. $300 billion: The projected 2006 deficit under George Bush
5. 6 million: The number of working Americans who have lost their health insurance since George Bush took office
7. 0: The number of mistakes George Bush admits to making in his first term

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