Feds Spend $856,000 Teaching Mountain Lions to Walk on Treadmills

Once again Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) has released his yearly list of wasteful government spending. Number one on his list of the top 100 was the $19 million paid out in salary to government workers who had been suspended from their jobs. In many instances, the workers were still being paid their full salaries to stay home and do nothing for months while allegations against them were being investigated. Most federal government workers have federal healthcare coverage that includes gym membership. Read more […]