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Living History ,
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Government at the Brink:
The Root Causes of Government Waste and Mismanagement,
by Fred Thompson



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Click here for 12 full quotes from Fred Thompson in the book Government at the Brink, by Fred Thompson.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Civil Rights
    No end in sight to problems with Indian Trust Funds.
Drugs
    DEA has no meaningful performance goals on illegal drugs.
Government Reform
    Ludicrous waste & fraud: you wonder if anyone is even trying.
    Bostonís Big Dig #1 on Top Ten Worst Mismanagement.
    Federal civil service system is broken.
    Government invests billions on systems that donít work.
Health Care
    Medicare loses $11B per year to errors and fraud.
    Medicare drug payment methods are fundamentally flawed.
Homeland Security
    DoD cannot account for where spending goes.
    FEMA faces systemic and long-standing management problems.
Jobs
    USDA problems: info security and Forest Service finances.
Technology
    Government unable to protect its computer data from attack.


The above quotations are from Government at the Brink:
The Root Causes of Government Waste and Mismanagement,
by Fred Thompson.

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