U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, April 24, 2007, 3,325 U.S. service members (including 23 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 2,706 in combat and 619 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 13,822. In the last week, 18 U.S. soldiers died.
Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 3,179 soldiers have died.
Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense
IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 62,281 and 68,289.
COST OF IRAQ WAR: $419,896,646,599
—Shea Andersen, Deanna Darr and Peter Wollheim