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Taxpayer Funded Pumpkin Patches | Breaking It Down

October 16, 2014

Today’s Breaking it Down analyzes a new report, which reveals that federal, state and local governments spend millions of taxpayer funds on pumpkin patches and fall festivals each year.

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.

Credibility Crunch

January 7, 2014

According to Reuters, the IRS claims they are facing a budget crunch because of all the money they need to spend on Obamacare and that some things “may have to go by the wayside.” But, last year when the IRS was pressed for blowing tax dollars on a host of frivolous items, division managers actually blamed their spending on having too much money!