STOP The War Supplemental Bill

President Obama waited until after the election to ask Congress for $11.6 billion extra -- outside the huge existing military budget -- for wars.

Background:
1. President's Request to Congress
2. David Swanson: Public vs. Media on War

These funds would go to war efforts that the next U.S. president has sometimes said he wants to end (the arming of fighters in Syria) or not commented on at all. It would also give the Afghan military U.S.-made helicopters so that it no longer uses Russian ones.
 
Also requested:

  • miniature killer drones that can be launched by U.S. troops in Iraq -- troops whose boots are, despite White House rhetoric, on the ground.
  • secret operations that Congress is expected to fund with our money despite not knowing what they are.
  • secret research and testing.
  • a war on drugs in Libya and West Africa.
  • USAID operations of the sort that have facilitated violent coups in places like Ukraine.
We say no to more war funding.


176-200 of 11742 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
11567 1 year ago Rebecca Simpson Wheat Ridge, CO
11566 1 year ago Keleigh Collins Seattle , WA
11565 1 year ago Cynthia Bauer Pittsburgh, PA
11564 1 year ago Anonymous San Francisco, CA
11563 1 year ago Anonymous Kelseyville, CA Hell no.
11562 1 year ago Barbara Ray Salem, OR
11561 1 year ago Laurel Scott San Diego, CA
11560 1 year ago Adrian Swanston Burnaby, BC
11559 1 year ago Angela wilson troutville, VA
11558 1 year ago STEVE LEGGETT ORPINGTON, ot
11557 1 year ago Steve Miller Eau Claire, WI
11556 1 year ago Nathan Ruggles Pittsburgh, PA
11555 1 year ago Julin Rinn Austin, TX
11554 1 year ago Ruth Wren Eugene, OR
11553 1 year ago Peggy Baughns Decatur, GA
11552 1 year ago Angela Rodriguez Deltona, FL
11551 1 year ago Julie Falkenberg Littleton, CO
11550 1 year ago WILLIAM STANFORD JR AKA Mr.X MANHATTAN, NY
11549 1 year ago Shane McAndrew Prospect Park, PA
11548 1 year ago Michael Lebednik Lynn, MA
11547 1 year ago Josh Carpenter` Silver Spring, MD
11546 1 year ago chris lavin shelton, CT
11545 1 year ago Sandra Smith Seattle, WA
11544 1 year ago Wolfram Krause Bruchköbel, ot
11543 1 year ago Simone Sydnor NY
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