A new report from Citizens Against Government Waste identified hundreds of billions in potential government savings through the elimination of wasteful federal programs.
The GAO found that in 2014, over $124 billion was improperly distributed from programs like Medicare, Medicaid, and the Earned Income Tax Credit.
American taxpayers shelled out over $4.8 million last year to subsidize hockey rinks, and many government funded rinks are running huge deficits.
The House Budget Committee just released its budget plan for 2016. The proposal seeks to balance budgets, cut deficits, and trim government excess.
The CBO’s updated projections contain bad news for the deficit, student loan spending, and Obamacare premiums.