28 Apr '16, 10pm

#Government wastes $3 million as #EPA #military #weapons increase:

#Government wastes $3 million as #EPA #military #weapons increase:

I worked for a county government agency for a short period of time. Even at the minuscule local level, the experience gave me a visceral example of governmental waste. Before the end of the fiscal year, it was policy to spend every single penny in a budget, even if nothing was needed. And nothing could be saved, or “put back.” Because if the bureaucrats didn’t spend it, they opined, they would get less money for the following fiscal year. From $5 to $50,000, it was to be spent and that was that. So much for balancing a budget, or as the Inspector General of the EPA calls it, “deobligating” funds that aren’t needed anymore.

Full article: http://www.newstarget.com/2016-04-28-new-audit-of-the-epa...

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