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You Won’t Believe Our Government Waste

BETTY383 Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 7:21 AM
Oh yes the people have the power. But they would rather sit on their fat fannys with their hands out for free bee's They keep voting in the jerks that are destroying the country because he/she is bringing home a slab of bacon. When they learn they are taken care of for doing nothing they are not about to rock the boat.

In 1996 President Bill Clinton announced, “The era of Big Government is over.” He balanced a budget by eliminating waste and inefficiency.

With all the talk of fiscal cliff, sequestration, the continuing resolution, and raising the debt ceiling (again); I’ve yet to hear any politician on either side of the aisle focus on government waste.

I know some of my progressive friends will try to tell me Obama has mentioned efficiency, but we’ve yet to see a single proposal that addresses real waste. Nope, it’s just more hot air.

And then my conservative friends will say, “Hey, that’s what our party...