Tag: Government waste
Wave of Red Ink Set to Strike Social Security

Beginning next year, the total amount of Social Security benefits paid out to beneficiaries will exceed the amount of money that working Americans pay into it.

A Check-Writing, Wealth Redistribution Machine

When you think of all the ways that the U.S. government spends money, which of its functions do you think tops the list?

Bureaucrats Licensed to Spend Your Tax Dollars

Every September, as the end of the U.S. government’s fiscal year draws near, thousands of federal bureaucrats go on a massive spending bender.

Another Really Bad Idea in Illinois

California isn’t the only state with a federal government-funded bullet train project that will never live up to expectations.

First Class Flying and Dining on Taxpayer Dollars

When some federal bureaucrats have the opportunity to feast out on the town at taxpayer expense, they go all out.

A New Ally in the Quest for Honest Reporting

It’s no secret that the media are in bad shape and that is particularly true in California.

The DEA’s New $42,595 Vacuum Cleaner for Spies

The various branches of the federal government sometimes spend taxpayer dollars in very strange ways.

The Fifty-Cent Fix for the Air Force’s Broken $1,200 Coffee Cups

Another example of government waste.

Construction of California’s Stonehenge Costing $3.1 Million Per Day

Until the California Bullet Train project is canceled, the one thing that can be guaranteed is that its cost will grow even higher than the $77 billion it is slated to cost taxpayers today.

Education Waste Leaves Taxpayers No Choice

Parents and students deserve full educational choice, with the dollar following the scholar, as a matter of basic civil rights.

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