Independence Day

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Government spent $13 million above the market price. Wednesday Waste?

This post was originally published on the Public Notice: Bankrupting America Blog. In a blow to conspiracy theorists, the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG) highlighted astronomical Army overspending on Boeing replacement parts without reference to Area 51. Actor Judd Hirsch satirized sole-source contracting in the holiday blockbuster Independence Day (1996) by implying that … Continue reading

State News Roundup, July 4th Edition

This post was originally published on the Public Notice: Bankrupting America Blog. This Fourth of July not all Americans are as fortunate as those living in Chicago. As reported earlier this month by the Chicago Sun-Times, residents will enjoy a privately funded fireworks display at the historic Navy Pier. This comes as the city canceled its two planned displays … Continue reading