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GSA Taxpayer Abuse

Bring on the clowns. The General Services Administration scandal again proves liberals cannot be
trusted with taxpayer dollars. The federal agency tasked with developing rules other
governmental offices must follow when hosting conferences failed miserably at
policing itself. Although the full details will not be known until the
congressional hearings, the preliminary figures published in the Washington Post are disturbing. In addition to the public funds
wasted for sushi, “preferred” contractor hotel rooms, commemorative coins and staff yearbooks,
GSA staffers also thought it was a good idea to hire clowns and mind readers to entertain the
government employees.

After being appointed to the head of the GSA by President Barack
Obama, Martha Johnson said she would focus on ethics, according to the Washington Post. She
failed miserably and stepped down earlier after the scandal made national
headlines.

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