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Price Tag to Rebuild Iraq

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Price Tag to Rebuild Iraq

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Price Tag to Rebuild Iraq

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Rebuilding the electrical system: $13 billion. Potable water: $16 billion. Monthly military operations: $4 billion. Establishing a democratic toehold in the Middle East: priceless. NPR's Neal Conan and guests discuss the cost of rebuilding Iraq.

Guests:

Rep. Jim Kolbe (R-AZ)
*Chair, House Appropriations Sub-Committee

Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY)
*Ranking member, House Appropriations Sub-Committee

Stuart Rothenberg
*Political analyst
*Editor, The Rothenberg Political Report

Ian Black
*European editor of The Guardian newspaper