TITLE

Waste watch

AUTHOR(S)
Popkin, James
PUB. DATE
September 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;9/27/93, Vol. 115 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Gives examples of wasteful government spending. Luxury prescription safety glasses purchased by Martin Marietta Energy Systems for its employees at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee which cost taxpayers $352,000 more than the original contract called for; $8.4 million in workers' compensation claims paid by the Interior Department in 1992 to 500 recipients that the department isn't sure even worked at Interior.
ACCESSION #
9309217516

 

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