Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Afghanistan is our longest war ever and Congress has abandoned all responsibility

March 23, 2018 The Hill

The U.S. is well into the 17th year of its military commitment in Afghanistan, the longest war in American history. "You might assume Congress would be intensely focused on this...You would be wrong." The column cites research by the Costs of War project that estimates America's Afghanistan-related spending totals nearly $1 trillion since 2001.

Afghanistan is our longest war ever and Congress has abandoned all responsibility (research by Costs of War Project cited) – The Hill