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Total US intelligence bill tops $80 billion

• AP
The annual cost of US intelligence is public for the first time: just over $80 billion for 2010.

Figures released by the government yesterday show $27 billion goes to military intelligence and $53.1 billion covers the CIA and some of the country’s other 16 intelligence agencies.

Steven Aftergood, a secrecy specialist at the Federation of American Scientists, said it’s “the most complete disclosure we have ever had.’’

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