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View Diary: John McCain, Lindsey Graham fight to keep defense spending out of control (46 comments)

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  •  and they're of course 25 times more dangerous (8+ / 0-)
    The Pentagon detention center that started out in January 2002 as a collection of crude open-air cells guarded by Marines in a muddy tent city is today arguably the most expensive prison on earth, costing taxpayers $800,000 annually for each of the 171 captives by Obama administration reckoning.
    the average cost to house an inmate in the supermax facility in Colorado was $32,383,
    In Fiscal Year 2006 (July 1, 2005 - June 30, 2006), South Carolina Department of Corrections  expended $301.6 million in state appropriated funds, for a per inmate cost of $13,170 per year ($36.08 per day).

    I am off my metas! Präsidentenelf-maßschach; Warning-Some Snark Above"Nous sommes un groupuscule" (-9.50; -7.03)

    by annieli on Wed Nov 09, 2011 at 10:34:37 AM PST

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