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Kansas Teens: Obama Ruined Our Spring Break

RodT Wrote: Mar 10, 2013 11:26 AM
This is another example of how any information from our government is jumbled and miss -leading. The reported cost savings is $18,000 per week by shutting down the tours, but this article states $75,000 for just SS costs. I don't think anyone in Washington DC has any idea what the tax payers are funding and further more could care less. Any attempt to audit any agency’s books always fails for lack of good standard accounting procedures. The good times roll on in DC. Where the term recession, is never heard.

A group of Kansas teenagers says the Obama Administration has ruined their spring break trip to Washington, D.C. after their tour of the White House was canceled – a victim of the Sequester.

“President Obama is just being petty,” said Dalton Glasscock, an 18-year-old high school student from Wichita, Kan.

Glasscock is a member of the Kansas Federation of Teenage Republicans – one of the dozens of high school and middle school groups around the nation that received cancelation notices.

Congressional staffers received an email last week citing “staffing reductions” as the official reason behind the shut down.

“I think...