Faced with having to spend their “use it or lose it” funds, the Defense Department used it last September… on seafood.
That’s according to a government watchdog group Open the Books. Typically, the last month of the fiscal year finds government agencies trying to spend the rest of their budge out of fear Congress will take some money away if they have some left.
The best of the best
Lobster tail and crab (4.5 million dollars)
Wexford Leather club chair ($9,241)
China tableware ($53,004)
Golf carts ($673,471)
Musical equipment including pianos, tubas, and trombones ($1.7 million)
iPhones and iPads ($7.7 million)
Workout and recreation equipment ($9.8 million).
Money Well Spent !