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

UnionizeSovietizeAdvance Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 12:51 PM
The Republicans who control Congress really need to be tossed out for funding these wastes!
craftlaw Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:57 PM
that "need" is up to you, the voter...get with it.
tnmccoy Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 5:25 PM
The problem remains Democrat. They have the Senate and the Administration, and those are the sources of much of the waste---if not all.
clee120 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 3:27 PM
Yea Look at Obama's millions he's wasted to prop up his donors businesses that have failed. I agree all these pork project and studies need to cease. Don't just blame it on democrats But Republicans have ousted the old long term guys. What have you done to help?
clee120 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 3:28 PM
Don't just blame it on Republicans I meant.
Mokki Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 2:31 PM
Republicans are NOT controlling Congress, only the House, and only that since 2010.
Anonymous2445 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 1:54 PM
The Republicans only control the house. Get your facts straight or STblankU.
Don6266 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 1:38 PM
The problem is the demos are running the Senate where all the funding goes to approved. Reid refuses to bring any Repub bill.
clee120 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 3:29 PM
The dems don't want to hear that. Republicans have sent bills to the senate with both parties contributing. Reid has stalemated so many things. Some people need to get a clue what really is going on.
Wanda95 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 5:07 PM
But they'd rather just repeat the lie obammy tells them...
craftlaw Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:58 PM
name a bill with bipartisan support which Senator Reid has refused to bring to the floor..quick now pussycat....!! faster faster!!! having trouble?
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....