Government boondoggles come in all shapes and sizes and pop up just about everywhere,” said Flake. “Hopefully this report will be a guide to catch egregious spending lurking in the federal budget.”
•West Virginia University drew scrutiny in Flake’s report for a $3.5 million study of why people fear dentists. “With the possibilities ranging from having teeth scraped, filled or pulled, it is not surprising patients feel some anxiety about spending time in the dentist’s chair. But as scary as those may sounds, a recent survey found Americans have a higher opinion of root canals than Congress,” the report said.
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