Government spending, government waste
Government Spending

The Undrained Swamp: Wasteful Spending Marks End Of Fiscal Year In DC

Rule Number One for federal agencies approaching the end of the fiscal year on Sept. 30 is “don’t get caught with any unspent funds.” Buy something — anything — or Congress will cut your budget going forward. Swamp-drainer Trump’s first year in DC continues the long tradition of September binge spending.