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Oh Goodie: DoD Spends $5.2 Million on “Goldfish Studies”

Dave M Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 6:00 PM
History is very clear on this .The logical end to the spending spree will end where it always does -either the country wakes up to the problem in time and deals with it- or the economy collapses and turns said country into a basket case. Unfortunately- the latter greatly outnumber the former.

And unsurprisingly, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul isn’t happy about it. In truth, Paul has become one of the most outspoken Republican advocates in the upper chamber for cutting military spending -- a position too many on the Right seem wholly uncomfortable with. But after studying Senator Tom Coburn’s (R-OK) shell-shocking report last year exposing Washington's wasteful spending habits, Paul seems insistent that there are plenty of ways both Republicans and Democrats can come to together to reduce annual federal expenditures. And cutting military spending, he argues, is a good place to start:

To cut the budget, Sen. Rand...