Each year the government spends almost half a million dollars maintaining the office of the former speaker of the house in spite of the fact that he is almost never there. This covers his phone bill, cable, and even payments on a leased car.
In yet another groundbreaking study the government spent almost half a million dollars trying to determine the trustworthiness of tweets. Half a million dollars.
Every year the government delivers over $120 million worth of benefit checks to deceased federal employees. It’s literally sending money to dead people.