The Worldwide cost of the Iraq War is $11 Trillion Dollars.
The costs to the United States is $3 Trillion Dollars.
It's all detailed in the book, “The Three Trillion Dollar War: The True Cost of the Iraq Conflict” by noted economists Joseph Stiglitz and Linda Bilmes.
As Robert C. Koehler stated, "If we truly face up to what we’ve done, we’ll never go to war again."
Now think about our three current Presidential contenders. McCain and Clinton are definitely more trigger happy than Obama. It's time for a President who is not so quick to use the military to resolve conflicts and will use our military only when it is absolutely necessary....