Mayors See End to Wars as Fix for Struggling Cities

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So when downturn-weary mayors from around the country gathered here on Friday for the annual meeting of the United States Conference of Mayors, they decided to make a statement: they introduced a resolution calling for the speedy end of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and calling on Congress to use the $126 billion a year the wars cost for urgent domestic needs.

via Mayors See End to Wars as Fix for Struggling Cities – NYTimes.com.

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