"government waste"

Breaking It Down | Government Wasted $73 Billion In One Year

July 24, 2014

Every week for the past year, The Washington Times has given out a Golden Hammer award for the week’s most wasteful government project. On July 10, the Golden Hammer celebrated its one-year anniversary by compiling all the examples of waste, fraud and abuse over the past year.

Pay No Attention To Deficits Disorder

January 31, 2014

Ignoring the key drivers of our debt won’t make it go away, especially not anytime soon. We still have a long way to go to secure our nation’s fiscal future.

Sequester Put Washington On Notice

October 8, 2013

There are smart cuts that Washington can make across the federal government, and sequestration proved it. Why? Because when the White House and Congress threw up their hands, refused to budget, and accepted the worst case scenario, federal agencies began to adapt and made smarter cuts to help minimize the damage.

Bankrupting America’s New Video: Super Accountant

June 18, 2013

In a world where the IRS wastes millions on conferences, the national debt is nearly $17 trillion and reckless spending threatens to wreak havoc on the sleepy village of America, one man has come to save us all from debt and overspending. That man is Super Accountant! Otherwise known as Bob.

Debt-Flicks: Face/Off

June 4, 2013

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney yesterday said that President Obama’s focus to make government “efficient and effective” a “cornerstone of his administration.” Yet just a few weeks ago the White House was making the opposite argument …