FLASHBACK>>> Oops! Pentagon Loses Track Of $6.6 Billion

Oops! Pentagon Loses Track Of $6.6 Billion
June 13, 2011

In a mind-boggling example of government corruption, billions of dollars flown to Iraq for post-invasion “reconstruction” have vanished and may never be recovered.Bundled in chunks of $100 bills, the cash was sent from the U.S. to Iraq in turboprop military cargo planes known as C-130 Hercules. About $2.4 billion fit in each aircraft and 21 flights made trips, transporting a total of $12 billion in American currency to Iraq by 2004.For years federal audits have determined that more than half the money cannot be accounted for but there seemed to be some hope that some of the funds could be retrieved. However, this week the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (Stuart Bowen) essentially confirmed that $6.6 billion in cash was likely stolen and may never be recovered…….

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http://www.judicialwatch.org/blog/2011/06/oops-pentagon-loses-track-of-6-6-billion/

Anybody remember seeing this on any of Obama’s news channels?

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