Christopher Whitaker replied to the topic How can we address Americans’ anger toward the government? in the forum Acquisition, Contracting, Procurement 8 years, 3 months ago
But there WERN’T $18 muffins – That price tag was for the FULL price of the whole continental breakfast, plus tax as clarified by Hilton Hotels. 178 articles citied it, but only 32 publications corrected the story.
Sites like GovLoop are not government busywork initiatives, it’s a site built by the gov community to improve gov. The entire site is geared to working harder/smarter/faster. To say that we need to work harder is superlative. I also might add that this one of the first sites to say that we had no problem with a freeze in pay.
You know what the most common way the public finds about government waste/abuse… The GAO. A government agency that non-partisan that digs into what’s working and tells the truth regardless. If I’m not mistaken, the GAO comes out with a list each year that it delivers to Congress that talks about ways to reduce government waste – but need Congressional action…. but nobody talks about that.
As far as the Muslim leadership goes – I have no idea what they did or didn’t do. The first Muslim-American I met was in Army boot camp :
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