"I'm sick and tired of picking up the newspaper and reading about another
idiotic abuse of taxpayer money, while our country is on the brink," Sen.
John Kerry, a Massachusetts Democrat, said in a statement released to
Unfortunately, this is where he and I split opinions. He's talking about Northern Trust who threw some sort of party for a few million bucks, which they say wasn't taxpayer money, and we all know it was, or at least, the $1.8 billion they've received help to loosen the pursestrings a tad. I'm talking about his extraordinary talent to find ways to vote for things to waste taxpayers money like last week's stimulus and this week's proposal to implement yet another governmental oversight agency to investigate and monitor the money given to banks by the TARP fund.
Funny, these geniuses didn't think of this back during the rush to bail out the banks back a few months ago. Had to get it done, immediately, without delay so we could hurry up and loosen the credit market. If we don't hurry, the economy will collapse.
Anyone noticing any improvements since the TARP fund started?
Yeah, I didn't think so. Me neither.