White House to increase insurance, but still having trouble spending money on equipment that would protect US Military men.
I am all for this increased death benefit for the familes of American soldiers. These families have payed a price for American Foreign Policy. The best deal and the right thing would be to get them out of Iraq!
As of Monday, 1,415 Americans had died in the Iraq war, according to the Pentagon's count, and 156 had died in Afghanistan and other locations deemed part of the war on terrorism.
See Yahoo News: Pentagon Would Raise Military Death Pay