Figures. President Spendaholic Accuses Military of Overspending
** HYPOCRISY ALERT **
President Obama attacked the military today for overspending during war.
Dear Leader said “wasteful spending is unacceptable.”
He’s missing something. (Daily Mail)
President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill aimed at tightening the controls on defense spending, saying it is “long overdue.”
…Obama noted one study which found that roughly $295 billion of taxpayers’ money was wasted last year on cost overruns involving 95 defense programs.
He said wasteful defense spending “is unacceptable” at a time when the country is fighting two wars and trying to overcome a deep recession at home.
** More hypocrisy here.