I agree, it is the height of political mendacity to create phony accountability. When the Commission on Wartime Contracting released their final report earlier this year, they stated that over $60 BILLION was unaccounted for, and presumed the victim of fraud, waste, and abuse. Washington and the media effectively shrugged their shoulders and yawned.
GSA is wasting millions, and is months and months behind schedule on the System for Award Management (SAM), the consolidation of procurement systems. VA is wasting millions on ineffective healthcare for veterans.
Let’s focus on eliminating montecristo sandwiches (which are delicious, by the way) and cutting down on training and travel, at a time when it is needed most since it makes better headlines.
I’m going to go bang my head against a wall for a while…
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