Seven Ridiculous Programs You Bought The Government In 2014


It’s the last day of 2014 folks, and we have so much for which we should be thankful. But one of those is not a government that wastefully spends tax payer dollars.

You still have time to vote on our list, “Absurdity of the Year,” but over at TheDaily Signal, Kelsey Harris has weaved together yet another list of absurd government spending. She writes, “As you recover from Christmas spending these last couple days of 2014, don’t forget to account for the millions of dollars in gifts you bought the federal government all year long. Yes, thanks to your tax dollars, wasteful programs (including ones like the $237,205 study that measures how rainfall affects red crabs) were funded with government money.

Here are seven of those projects.



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