The first line item on page 121 of the OMB's September 2012 report says that under sequestration the National Drug Intelligence Center would lose $2 million of its $20 million budget. While that's slightly more than 8.2 percent (rounding error or scare tactic?), the bigger problem is that the National Drug Intelligence Center shuttered its doors on June 15, 2012--three months before the OMB issued its report to Congress.Saving nonexistent programs does seem to be what Washington does best...
Monday, February 25, 2013
Apparently sequestration is so bad that it will affect departments that no longer exist: