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  • As VP, Biden Has Been Flying To Delaware on the Weekends

    03/24/2013 9:45:42 AM PDT · by Nachum · 31 replies
    White House Dossier ^ | 3/23/13 | Keith Koffler
    Vice President Biden has been flying home to Wilmington, Delaware most weekends at enormous expense to taxpayers, even though he has an exclusive government-provided residence in Washington. Biden himself acknowledged the flights during recent remarks to the National Association of Attorneys General, noting that the sequester would force him to temporarily alter his expensive habit and use the train instead. According to reports, Biden generally uses Air Force Two to get to Wilmington. The cost of flying Air Force Two, a military version of the Boeing 757-200, amounts to about $8,800 per hour, according to the most recent federal data.
  • Obama: Babysitters Are A Civil Right

    09/27/2009 11:28:20 AM PDT · by Saije · 26 replies · 907+ views
    Riehl World View ^ | 9/27/2009 | Dan Riehl
    Just when you thought he might be done, apparently access to babysitting services on weekends is a civil right in Obama world. At the very least, I'm sure taxpayers might object to having to pay for this right now. And one can only speculate as to who will get to pay and who will get to play. He wants public schools open on weekends so children have a safe place to go. Or maybe it's that he's seen the Ode to Obama videos floating around the Net and just thinks they need more choir practice? Obama and Arne Duncan believe...