If you need a perfect example of why our government is never going to balance its budget without some serious thinking, look no further than the hilariously stupid decision by the White House to end daily tours of the President’s residence. How much will they save? $18,000 a week. Read more here.
At that rate, $936,000 a year, it would take only 1,068,376 years to pay down the deficit from ONE YEAR of this President’s time in office. Meanwhile, we just gave $250 million to Egypt. But don’t worry, President Obama’s cost saving thrift will make up for that in only 267 years.