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

topperj2 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 6:16 PM
Nope, there's nothing that can be cut from our bloated government Leviathan except vital services. We're down to the bare bones thanks to those evil Republicans. There's hardly any money being spent on anything in D.C. God, we're screwed.

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...