Comments for: Major GAO report finds billions in taxpayer savings

Posted March 02, 2011, at 5:04 a.m.

WASHINGTON – With Congress and the White House set to debate the merits of huge spending cuts, federal auditors have identified hundreds of overlapping government offices and programs that if merged or eliminated could save taxpayers billions of dollars. The U.S. government has more than 100 programs dealing with surface …

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