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(Washington) – At a Senate confirmation hearing Thursday, U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill told Joseph Dunford, the nominee to serve as Commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, that U.S. taxpayer-funded infrastructure funding for Afghanistan should be brought home:

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Last year, McCaskill introduced legislation that would strip funds for large-scale construction projects in Afghanistan and redirect those resources for use in the construction of roads and bridges in America.

The change of command for the position of U.S. and NATO Commander, which is now held by General John R. Allen, USMC, is scheduled for early February.

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