While we are distracted by a jobs bill and taxing the rich even more than we already are, I thought you might be interested in learning what Secretary Janet Napolitano of the Department of Homeland Security is doing with your hard earned money.
It seems that the Department has
been creating various animated characters for materials intended to ‘prepare’ kids for disasters…
Of course, why we need animated characters for this project may forever remain a mystery. As will why or what the government could possibly do to prepare kids for disasters.
But, here comes the best part.
…Senator Ron Johnson (R. Wis.) reports that Washington could save $2.6 million over ten years if the bureaucrats could simply settle on one mascot. [emphasis supplied]
And those on the left wonder why conservatives are opposed to raising taxes on anyone. Next time someone asks you why you are “Taxed Enough Already”, direct them to this example of a ridiculous waste of taxpayer money.