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Moroccan Pottery, Obamaphones, and Gaydar: How the Government Wasted Your Money This Year

bck Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 5:51 PM
So simple to fix...term limits...Congress 4 Senate and President 6...good bye, good luck. and watch out for the doorknob.
craftlaw Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:57 PM
be careful what you wish for.
craftlaw Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:56 PM
so if you had a fabulous President or Senator or congresswoman...you would be happy to get rid of them? Term limits are the product of weak, lazy minds.
cclark Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:51 PM
But the Senate needs to pass a budget to veto
bck Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 5:53 PM
Senator Tom Coburn released the Wastebook 2012 today detailing the 100 most egregious wastes of taxpayer money. The two hundred page report details waste in all manner of federal spending - from multi-billion dollar programs all the way down to a $300 grant to a small-town library for a Star Wars-themed event. It's emblematic of the waste found everywhere in the federal budget.

Coburn details a $27 million U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) program for pottery classes in Morocco. The program, which has a questionable premise in the first place, was doomed due to incompetence and mismanagement....