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ProPublica: Billions Blown In Afghanistan Reconstruction Spending
By D.B. Hirsch April 2, 2015 8:30 am - NewsBehavingBadly.com
After routing the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001, the U.S. government began a now 13-year effort to stabilize and develop the country. It has cost taxpayers billions — and some say, achieved little. These stories examine the waste and problems plaguing U.S. reconstruction efforts that, despite the end of combat, will continue to cost billions —…