As the tax deadline approaches it's once again time to consider how the federal government wastes our money.
Remember the spending caps that were supposed to keep Congress from overspending? Gone with the wind.
How about the promise Republicans made about no more earmarks on spending bills? It disappeared almost as fast as a gold coin in a magician's hands. Of course, they are not calling these new and improved earmarks earmarks. They call them something else, so they can claim they are keeping their promise. Is it any wonder this political season is characterized by voter anger?
Just in time for Tax Day comes the annua lPig...