Budget

United Nations Ripe for US Budget Cutting

Reducing the US budget over $5 billion/year sounds too good to be true. Actually 1.2 billion is the US share (22% in 2010). But the ‘peacekeeping budget’ is a whopping $7.8 billion/yr, of which the US is responsible for over 27%, or $2.1 billion. The offending party—the UN. The place---Manhattan. The damageat least $3.3 billion/year.  

 

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