Discussion in 'Academy/Military News' started by steha124, Oct 14, 2011.
Here is an older article dated August 2010
I noticed that Land Hall had a new coat of paint on it when I was on campus recently. It was a much needed improvement and the midshipmen deserve nice looking facilities. I was thankful to see how nice Land Hall looked. A very little bit of money can make a big difference. Here is an interesting account of 126 million dollars of DOT funds going to other DOT priorites. http://fastlane.dot.gov/2011/10/englewood-flyover.html I do believe that the Honorable LaHood is in this news article with Rahm on the day that RADM Greene was reassigned. Also, http://www.createprogram.org/ might explain where some of the DOT funds may being going.
That's highway money, not maritime money. It's not like the secretary gets a lump sum that he doles out to whomever he wants. Appropriated money can be very detailed and specific as to what it is authorized to be spent on. Spending from the wrong "pot of money" will get you in big trouble.
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