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Government Waste

SC school district hires consultant for $1,000 per day — to find wasteful spending!

What sense is to hire an efficiency expert or consultant to find the waste in your department for $1,000 a day?  Enter the Sumpter County School District in Sumter, South Carolina known for their excesses, waste and a $6 million plus budget shortfall. EAG News by Victor Skinner …An ...
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Outrage after NY School District Spends $150,000 for Senior Trip to Disney

The Shoreham-Wading River Central School District billed taxpayers to the sum of $153,000 for this year’s Shoreham-Wading River High School senior trip to Orlando, Florida, i.e., Disney World to be exact. Because theirs is a sense of entitlement the trip was billed as a “a priceless educational experience.”  Did Shoreham-Wading ...
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Tool tracks freewheeling congressional spending

Watchdog.org by Johnny Kampis The average member of the 114th Congress, across both parties, voted to spend nearly $2 trillion in taxpayer money over the next decade. That’s one of the top takeaways from a new congressional spending tracking tool developed by the nonpartisan Coalition to Reduce Spending. The website ...
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House Freedom Caucus eyes repeal of Michelle Obama’s school lunch rules

What is all of that shouting, America?  Well since you asked, that is the sound of millions of children of school age jumping for joy at the thought of Michelle Obama’s disgusting school lunch program going away or at least getting revamped courtesy of the House Freedom Caucus. EAG ...
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Trump to Boeing on New Air Force One Contract: “Cancel Order!”

President-elect, Donald Trump, took Boeing to task on the cost of building a new Air Force One for the use future presidents.  In an early morning tweet, Trump informed Boeing $4 billion for the new Boeing 747 was too steep, “Cancel order.” SIDEBAR What are those loud booms going ...
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Obama’s Minions Go Job-Hunting — On Our Dime — in Davos

    Investors Business Daily by Monica Showalter Wouldn’t it be nice to be a laid-off auto worker or an outsourced, unemployed Disney worker to have Uncle Sam ferry you to billionaireville (that’s Davos to us) for a Swiss skiing holiday and a chance to job-hunt among 1,500 of the ...
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$700,000 Taxpayer Funded Climate Change Musical Closes

  Earlier this year I wrote a post about the federal government spending $700,000 of taxpayer money on a musical about climate change entitled “The Great Immensity.” Well the show went on and as expected, it was a dismal failure so much so that the curtain on the disaster ...
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Charity Backs off $50 Million Plan to House Illegal Alien Children in Luxury Hotel Resort

Charity Backs off $50 Million Plan to House Illegal Alien Children in Luxury Hotel Resort
  Fox News, Todd Starnes A plan to house hundreds of illegal immigrant children at a multimillion-dollar hotel complex in Texas was scuttled after the prospect of taxpayers footing the bill for luxury lodging proved too much of a public relations obstacle. BCFS, previously known as Baptist Child and Family ...
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