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Obamas' Cost of Living in the White House: $1.4 Billion a Year

CPA Bert Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 3:18 PM
This is only a talking point of limited use. The focus should be a comparison to previous administrations. Then it will have some teeth. Come on, Katie. Do some research! Please.

As Carol touched on yesterday, while the White House keeps its doors closed to the people under the guise of "devastating sequestration," First Lady Michelle Obama is preparing for her glitzy 50th birthday party with performances by Adele and Beyonce. Although the party is being touted as private and therefore paid for by the Obamas, taxpayers will still have to foot the bill for secret service and other accommodations at the White House for the event. Meanwhile, President Obama just held a fancy dinner for Republicans just six blocks away from the White House and of course he took...