Tuesday, August 05, 2014

The Invisible Trail

Transparency for thee, not for me:
A government website intended to make federal spending more transparent is missing at least $619 billion from 302 federal programs, a government audit has found.

And the data that does exist is wildly inaccurate, according to the Government Accountability Office, which looked at 2012 spending data. Only 2% to 7% of spending data on USASpending.gov is "fully consistent with agencies' records," according to the report.
I'm sure they have nothing to hide-well, not anymore..

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