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

Townhall, by Daniel Doherty

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/22/2013 9:37:40 PM

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:

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And they´re screaming about sequestration?? So the DOD has spent $5.2 million on this and the outrageous diversity program was about $2 million. That´s just the tip of the iceberg. The waste in this government is sickening and the Democrats won´t let them cut anything.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 2/22/2013 10:18:32 PM     (No. 9191764)

Parasites feed on their host until it can no longer sustain it´s own life. Has the USA gone past the tipping point, or is it still possible to recover it´s economic health? Probably not in my lifetime.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mijcraw, 2/22/2013 10:53:51 PM     (No. 9191791)

Let´s also look at how the IRS is supposed to be in the revenue busissness, but somehow ended up in the redistribution of wealth busissness. Let´s look at those stupid laws that allow individuals who didn´t pay a single dime in taxes to actually get money back.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/23/2013 1:37:56 AM     (No. 9191893)

We are so ripe for the picking.

G-d save US all from the insanity.

OPM brings out the worst in elected officials.


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