Originally Posted by BigRedChief
Come on man, that's a pittance of the budget. a look squirrel moment.
We are spending BILLIONS on tanks that the DOD doesn't want or will ever use. We are spending BILLIONS on building two engines and a airplane that the DOD doesn't want. The military should be allowed to say what they need to defend the country, not forced to use expensive crap because its built in a the correct congressman's district.
I think the idea here is because Obama is equally responsible for the sequester he and his family should have some skin in the game at the very least.
Grounding AF-1 for stupid trips would probably keep the WH open to poor little school kids that have done fund raisers to visit it.