412,552 People with Health Care for One Year OR41,844 Public Safety Officers for One year OR31,716 Music and Arts Teachers for One Year OR21,538 Affordable Housing Units OR775,937 Children with Health Care for One Year OR33,879 Elementary School Teachers for One Year OR
Of course none of this means a thing to 4,251 US families. I doubt a single one of them care about the teachers or police officers or subsidized homes we've lost because of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. These families know the real price of war. Here is what the Smith family of Grand Rapids, MI lost because of war - This is what the Cliff family of Mt. Pleasant, SC sacrificed- And here's what the Dryden family of Canton, OH gave up for war in Iraq - There are 4,248 others just like these. Along with 31,054 wounded Americans and hundreds of thousands of dead Iraqi civilians. War - No longer will we hide its price. May it be so. Peace.