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Wasteful Programs that Make You Want To Pull Your Hair Out

harleyone Wrote: Apr 22, 2013 12:32 PM
As outraged as we seem to be are we actually contacting anyone who can possibly make a difference? Who ARE these nameless, faceless bureaucrats who make the decisons that cost us so much? Can you imagine if we KNEW it was Billy Bob Smith who signed his/her name on the dotted line to spend $100 M on freakin catfish? If we had his/her personal email address? I'm thinkin these wasteful dupicate programs would suddenly go away.

This week we finally reached Tax Freedom Day - the day after which American workers begin to make money for themselves and their families instead of the government. While no one begrudges making a reasonable contribution for necessary services, how many of us are confident that our wages earned over the past 108 days are being spent carefully and wisely by the federal government in Washington, D.C?

So while we all listen to politicians and government employee unions still bemoaning the modest cuts imposed by the Sequester, let's scroll through the Government Accountability Office's (GAO) annual report highlighting just some of...