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09-21-2011, 08:17 PM #1
Kreeper Griobhtha
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$16 muffins, $8 coffee served in Justice audit


The DOJ spent $121 million on conferences in fiscal 2008 and 2009, which exceeded its own spending limits and appeared to be extravagant and wasteful, according to the report that examined 10 conferences held during that period.

The review turned up the expensive muffins, which came from the Capital Hilton Hotel just blocks from the White House, as well as cookies and brownies that cost almost $10 each.

The department spent $32 per person on snacks of Cracker Jack, popcorn, and candy bars and coffee that cost $8.24 per cup at another conference, the report said.

The DOJ also spent nearly $600,000 for event planning services for five conferences, the document said.


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09-21-2011, 08:32 PM #2
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Biere.
09-21-2011, 08:47 PM #3
JayRodney ⓐⓛⓘⓔⓝ
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Our government has been living high on the hog since September 11th, 2001. If one points out the fact they're probably a terrorist. But in Libya that's okay 'cause the US helped Al Quida to seize power there even though they supposedly caused 911.
Still want another term Barry?

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