Post Tagged with: "waste"

July 2, 2013 08:59

#WashingtonWastedTour

Dark underbelly of our federal government that reveals the super secret ways the government is spending your tax dollars! – Bankrupting America

August 4, 2012 09:01

Amtrak lost $800M on cheeseburgers and soda

Taxpayers lost $833 million over the last decade on the food and beverages supplied by Amtrak, which managed to spend $1.70 for every dollar that received in revenue. – Washington Examiner

July 17, 2012 05:12

Romney rips Obama’s political payoffs vs layoffs – and Obama records

Romney questions Obama giving billions to politically connected campaign donors while Americans suffer in the Obumeconomy.

May 23, 2012 05:41

Blowing Wind Up Your Skirt

The wind industry actually shed 10,000 jobs since 2009 at the same time the energy capacity of wind farms had doubled. Meanwhile, the oil and gas industry had added 75,000 jobs. How many more jobs would have been added if the Obama administration had not imposed a drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico.

November 10, 2011 05:47

Krauthammer: Obama has no idea what to do

“This goes under the heading of appearance of motion a president who has no idea of what to do about unemployment our debt. Perhaps he knows what to do about our debt but he has no intention of doing anything about it particularly during an election year. … Its all show there’s no substance here.”

February 17, 2011 05:17

Is the government dysfunctional?

“I’m cynical about federal functions that’s why its so important to devolve things out of Washington ….. everywhere we look here there are absurdities at the federal level, there’s waste, there’s fraud” – Jim DeMint on the budget and a possible government shutdown.

August 12, 2010 04:02

Can you tell which federal spending projects are real or fake?

Joke-telling robots, expensive walking tunnels, Blackberries for smokers, and training American prostitutes to drink responsibly. What do these things have in common? They’re all questionable government spending projects in a time when our economy is struggling and people can’t get jobs….or, maybe we just made them up.

June 29, 2010 09:52

U.S. Has Paid $1.44 Million for Project That is Studying the ‘Social Milieu’ of Male Prostitutes in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi

(CNSNews.com) – The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has so far awarded $1.44 million in federal funds to a project that, among other things, is estimating the size of the population and examining the “social milieu” of male prostitutes in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.