Hardly a day goes by that the newspaper or TV does not report on a federal grant or fund for roads, schools or anything else you can imagine. Does anyone ask where this money comes from?
This money comes from our taxes. After a large potion goes to support a bloated bureaucracy, some of the cash dribbles back to us if a federal employee decides that we deserve it and if our representatives in Congress have the clout to push it.
Think of the money that could be saved if the this money was kept locally and we could decide …