Defense Department: The War On Terror Has Cost $250 Million A Day For 16 Years

https://www.ibtimes.com/political-capital/defense-department-war-terror-has-cost-250-million-day-16-years-2608639

http://archive.is/VBy6a

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The U.S. Has Conducted 550 Drone Strikes in Libya Since 2011 — More Than in Somalia, Yemen, or Pakistan

https://theintercept.com/2018/06/20/libya-us-drone-strikes/

http://archive.is/ufNfa

Twenty states sue federal government, seeking end to Obamacare

The individual mandate was previously justified as a tax. Without the penalty as a part of the new tax code, there is no longer a tax so the mandate is being challenged.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare/twenty-states-sue-federal-government-seeking-end-to-obamacare-idUSKCN1GB06R

http://archive.is/4oGRc

Student Loans Will Cost Taxpayers $36 Billion: Thanks, Obama

In 2010, President Obama effectively nationalized student lending by cutting banks — which had been offering government-backed loans to students — out of the equation and having the government make the loans itself.

As a result, federal student loan debt shot up from $154.9 billion in 2009 to $1.1 trillion by the end of 2017.

https://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/student-loans-will-cost-taxpayers-36-billion-thanks-obama/

http://archive.is/ALW7Q