The Cost to California of Invading, Occupying Iraq

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The latest statewide Field poll shows that two out of every three Californians don-t think the Iraq intervention is worth it. But they're paying for it anyway. Some 97 Californians have died in Iraq, and the state-s portion of federal taxes pays a lot of the bills for war and occupation. How much education, health care and other social services could California get for the same money? Warren Olney speaks with journalists, government watchdogs and economists about what it-s costing and what else could be bought for the money.
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State of Oregon v John Ashcroft (Ninth Circuit Court decision)

Oregon's Death with Dignity Act

AG Ashcroft on assisted suicide

Field Poll on California's opinion of cost of Iraq War, occupation

Fiscal 2003 Supplemental Appropriations Bill (HR 1559)

London Institute of Strategic Studies' Strategic Survey 2003/4

Senator Boxer's bill regarding pay for active-duty military reservists

Governor Schwarzenegger's "Flex Your Power at the Pump' Campaign



Warren Olney


Frances Anderton