Stunning examples of wasted tax money

Published On: Apr 15 2013 10:23:14 AM CDT

See some of the most outrageous ways your tax dollars are squandered.

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Up and away: A federal airport assistance program spent $6 million to assist small airports in 2011, but has little to show for its efforts in over a decade of assistance. A 2005 review by the Government Accountability Office found the program to have achieved mixed results and that only about half of its projects helped achieve sustainability.

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