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

DrDouglar Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:28 PM
You seem to forget that the Republicans control the senate and have managed to bring the senate to a halt. Now who needs to be replaced?
Dave1062 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 7:24 PM
if you don't even know who the senate MAJORITY leader is....you must be an Obama supporter. you are another sad commentary on the state of our country.
Dave1062 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 7:24 PM
if you don't even know who the senate MAJORITY leader is....you must be an Obama supporter. you are another sad commentary on the state of our country.
bcrowe Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:47 PM
Actually, The Democrats control the Senate, hence Harry Reid being the Senate Majority Leader since 2007.
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....