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Going Broke

A major effort to size up and preserve biodiversity is under threat, like so many of the species it surveys. The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) had an auspicious start in 2012, signing up 126 member nations and publishing its first assessment, a 556-page tome on pollinators and food production, to much fanfare a year ago. 206 more words


The MOST Taxpayer Plan in Decades

That is the Citizens Against Government Waste(CAGW) thoughts about the Presidents budget proposal.  Here are a few details the CAGW noted:

Most notably, the Trump budget proposal includes the elimination of many programs that have been identified by CAGW as wasteful for years in…

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Dolla Dolla Bill Y'all

It only took one day for Donald Trump to prove he is all about creating money and crushing dreams wherever he goes. The POTUS is makin’ it rain up in here. 135 more words


What you clicked on the most in 2016

By Tim Larkins, Market Intelligence director

The Government Sales Insider blog that you’re now reading was just named one of the 50 Must-Read Federal IT Blogs of 2016… 548 more words

Market Intelligence

Improper Payments, Unused Real Estate Top Congressman’s Wasteful-spending Report

Dec 23, 2016  by  Michael Tennant

Merry Christmas, taxpayer. Your hard-earned money is still being frittered away by Uncle Sam at an alarming rate. In his latest… 1,064 more words

It's Only Money

My husband was ready to fill out and sign a birthday card for a client turning 100 years in a few days. I told him where to find the card and, because it was near a pile of other cards, added, “I think it’s blue.” 453 more words

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