“The Department of Agriculture’s Market Access Program spends $200 million a year to help U.S. agricultural trade associations and cooperatives advertise their products in foreign markets.
The Environmental Protection Agency awarded a $1.2 million grant to the United Nations for clean fuel promotion.
Federally subsidized Amtrak lost $84.5 million on its food and beverage services in 2011 and $833.8 million over the past 10 years.
Washington spends $25 billion annually maintaining unused or vacant federal properties
Washington will spend $2.6 million training Chinese prostitutes to drink more responsibly on the job
The Pentagon recently spent $998,798 shipping two 19-cent washers from South Carolina to Texas and $293,451 sending an 89-cent washer from South Carolina to Florida.
Over half of all farm subsidies go to commercial farms, which report average household incomes of $200,000.
Congress appropriated $20 million for “commemoration of success” celebrations related to Iraq and Afghanistan
Washington recently spent $1.8 million to help build a private golf course in Atlanta, Georgia”
Gee… I don’t know… where could they possibly get the $ from to pay for securing the safety of our children…