Citizens Against Gov. Waste
Madison Project - Calendar of Events
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31 - Self-reflection video game using Henry David Thoreau’s 1845 writings – (CA) $40,000 - National Endowment for the Humanities funding pays for video game simulating Thoreau's experience at
33 - No laughing matter, cartoon school receives real taxpayer money – (VT) $255,000 - A cartooning school in
34 - U.S. Iraqi police training program burns through hundreds of millions, crashes in flames – (Department of State) $400.2 million - State Dept's
35 - Science research dollars go to musical about biodiversity and climate change – (NY) $445,444 - NSF funds spent on a musical about biodiversity and climate change. Reviews of the play said it was boring and needed improvement.
36 - The streetcar named No Desire – (MO) $35.6 million - Federal transportation money will help build a trolley in
37 - Congress splits new line of ships between two completely different designs, increasing costs and undermining Navy’s capabilities – (Department of Defense) $148 million - Congress allowed the development of the littoral combat ship to be split between two designs and manufacturers, increasing costs.
38 - Anti-trash poster contest for college students – (NY) $67,926 - EPA funds go to an anti-trash poster contest for college students. Winners received paid trip to
39 - Bus stops or small houses? City spends nearly $78,000 each on bus shelters – (OR) $388,000 - The city of
40 - YouTube video contest on fruits and veggies – (Department of Health and Human Services) $106,000 -