The Federal government spent $1 million on researching romance novels in 2013 #Wastebook2013—
Amy Lutz (@amylutz4) December 17, 2013
Be still, the government’s checkbook!
Sen. Tom Coburn has released his annual Wastebook highlighting the government’s worst spending sins. And it looks like Uncle Sam’s been particularly naughty this year:
Coburn cites examples: a federally-funding program to study romance novels, and a NASA program to study Congress.—
Mark Knoller (@markknoller) December 17, 2013
SenCoburn unveiling this year's "Waste Book" – says govt spent $ to study romance novels and buy "likes" on facebook—
Shannon Bream (@ShannonBream) December 17, 2013
Be sure to check out the full 2013 Wastebook here. It’s a real page-turner.