Israel costs USA 1.6 trillion $

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    we need to quit sending money to all countries.
     
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    that's a BS figure if I've ever seen one.
     
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    No they haven't. You'd have to go back to the 1500s, extrapolating the 2 billion a year we do give them. I'm pretty sure Sir Walter Raleigh didn't have the funds.
     
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    Yea, but look what you get in return Politicians to run the Government
     
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    I see YOU are in Scandinavia...and you have a stake in the United States...how?
     
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    The thing is that US is interested in oil. Israel dosent have any. It would be smarter to be friends with countries like Iran that has large deposits of oil. Taking Irans side against Israel would probobaly give a 2$/gallon for gasoline or so.
     
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    Massive debt?
     
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    Well, a strong US economy is always good for us. They are an important trade partner. So instead of sending all this aid to Israel you should keep the money in US. The dollar is weak now because of all this aid and money printing in USA. More fiscal discipline in DC would make the dollar stronger and increase the US purchasing power.
     
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