Skip to comments.Nominees for Top 5 Worst Government Services
Posted on 07/16/2010 8:32:40 AM PDT by MichCapCon
What are the worst government programs?
To qualify for an award the nominee must be government run, backed or financed, and fail a "Yellow Book" test, meaning that if a private company found in the Yellow Pages can do the work, the government should get out.
The nominees are, in reverse order: Veterans Hospitals, Post Office, General Motors, Public Schools and Freddie Mae/Fannie Mac
To see why, please click the article.
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From the article: “The UAW is the AARP in an Edsel: It has three times as many retirees and widows as ‘workers’ (I use the term loosely). GM has 96,000 employees but provides health benefits to a million people.”
Where’s the blog pimp pic?
I would replace Post Office with DMV, at least for most states.
I’m not unhappy with my post office but this is a very small town and there are less than 300 PO boxes. Rural delivery seems to come from a larger office elsewhere.
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