Thursday, July 19, 2007

Absurdity #28- CDC Wates Your Money!

absurd-ridiculously unreasonable, unsound, or incongruous

“CDC Off Center,” a 115-page oversight report authored by the Minority Office of the Federal Financial Management Subcommittee, under the direction of ranking member Senator Tom Coburn, examines how CDC has tilted off center and makes recommendations about how it might get back on track.

The American people expect CDC to spend its $10 billion budget this year treating and preventing diseases and dealing with public safety threats, including the threat of bioterrorism. While CDC will meet some of those expectations, if history is any guide, it will also waste millions of dollars.

Read more here.

I wondered what all they did- this is scary!!!!!!!!!

1 comment:

Lara Moore said...

Pastor David, in my history of working in doctor's offices, I see such waste regularly. Pharmaceutical companies spend a great deal on 'promo items' and packaging. While I realize that they are private agencies, it does show the attitude of waste. And I would like to see the environmental protection agencies recognize these amounts of waste. Off the subject, here is my blog address, http;// It was good to see you & Debbie in NC!
Lara Moore