government waste

Here’s How Much Money The Government Has Wasted On Failed National Security Programs

Here’s How Much Money The Government Has Wasted On Failed National Security Programs

Since 9-11, the United States has spent approximately $1 trillion on national security and counter-terrorism programs, according to The Atlantic. Their latest investigative story explains how much of that money was well-spent and how much was wasted. Spoiler alert: A lot was wasted. Determining whether a project failed is sometimes subjective, and it is difficult […]

You Won’t Believe What This Governor Did To Get His Wallet Back

You Won’t Believe What This Governor Did To Get His Wallet Back

We’ve all been there. You’re hanging out with friends and having a great time, but suddenly things get kind of heated and you have to storm out. Unfortunately, after you leave you realize that you forgot something. Your favorite coat, baseball cap, or maybe your phone. After storming out though, you can’t exactly go back […]

You Won’t Believe The Grotesque Government Waste That Went Into A TSA App

You Won’t Believe The Grotesque Government Waste That Went Into A TSA App

Nothing screams “government efficiency” quite like a massive, wasted stack of cash. The TSA recently provided a government contract to tech superpower IBM that involved the creation of an app that allowed TSA agents to randomly separate airport visitors into two lines. The app development would be an extremely simple task for any experienced programmer to work […]