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How Much Pandemic Aid Was Lost to Fraud? Answer Still ‘Impossible to Estimate’

By Brett Rowland (The Center Square) A U.S. House committee hearing made clear the total cost of fraud and waste…

6 days ago

The Government is Trying to Figure Out How Many Programs They Run, Because They Don’t Know

By Brett Rowland (The Center Square) The federal government spends trillions of dollars a year on programs, but it doesn't…

2 weeks ago

Democrat Tennessee Congressman Gets $2.7M for Nashville Mayor, His Brother

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy Earmarks are back, with Congress’ recent spending bill containing over $16 billion in earmarks. This includes earmarks…

4 weeks ago

New Earmarks in Omnibus Spending Bill Cost $16 Billion

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy Congress’ $1.7 trillion omnibus spending bill to fund the government through the end of the fiscal year,…

1 month ago

TSA’s Gender-Neutral Screening Upgrades Cost $18.6M

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy The Transportation Security Administration is spending $18.6 million on gender-neutral security screening to “advance civil…

1 month ago

Mitch McConnell to Join Biden In Event Celebrating ‘Infrastructure’ Spending Bill

President Joe Biden is traveling to Kentucky Wednesday to promote a $1.2 trillion infrastructure spending bill passed by lawmakers in…

1 month ago

Elon Musk Slashed Twitter’s Employees – Time for Washington to Do the Same

I like bold leaders, and you don't get much bolder than Elon Musk. Not long after his takeover of Twitter,…

2 months ago

Record-Breaking ‘Defense’ Bill Wastes Unfathomable Amounts on Dysfunctional, Unwanted Weapons Systems

The business of war has always been an excellent business to be in. Unfortunately, this fiscal year seems to be…

2 months ago

Federal Grant Funds Soft-Core Porn — Naked Women Pics from Burlesque Hall of Fame

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy If you can’t afford a trip to the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas,…

2 months ago

Pentagon Admits It Can’t Account for $2 Trillion – AGAIN

In typical Groundhog Day fashion, the Pentagon has failed yet another audit. Yet, for the most part, nobody seems to…

2 months ago

EPA to Spend $13 Billion on ‘Environmental Justice’ and Climate

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClear Policy The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has $13 billion from the Inflation Reduction Act to…

2 months ago

Iowa Using $23.5 Million in COVID Aid for ‘Field of Dreams’ Stadium

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy Capitalizing on the feel-good nostalgia of the "Field of Dreams" film, and the success of Major…

3 months ago