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Spending kudzu
Human Events, by John Hayward

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Posted By:mikkins2, 2/26/2013 9:29:04 PM

Senator Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) has been front and center during the latter days of the sequestration showdown, which is good, because he literally wrote the book on government waste. He produces a new edition of his “Wastebook” every year, chronicling the most absurd abuses of taxpayer money. It is wise for Republicans to bring up these horror stories when Obama is racing around the country and insisting that a 2.3 percent reduction in the rate of government growth means we can’t have firefighters or border security. Coburn’s Wastebook should be every American’s indispensable manual

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Its almost as if elected officials make it a personal challenge to see just how idiotic something has to be before someone says "Whoa! Wait a second...."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/27/2013 12:14:45 AM     (No. 9198217)

Fine. Everyone on the Hill knows it.
Whatcha gonna do about it besides nothing ?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Country Boy, 2/27/2013 2:09:38 AM     (No. 9198277)

The LoFo voters couldn´t care less as long as the money is in the Food Stamp debit account on the first of the month.

Who´s on "Dancing with the Stars"?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Muggins, 2/27/2013 2:22:57 AM     (No. 9198283)

Sequestration sounded like a bad idea, that is, until I found out it was across the boards cuts.
Hey, that´s what I´ve been thinking was the way to go all along. It´s a good idea. Except, they should also include entitlement programs and the salaries of our Senators, Congress members, White House staff and the V.P. & Prez.

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