Thursday, January 12, 2012

Your tax dollars at work: at least half a million dollars wasted to haul Oprah to Denmark to try and win 2016 Chicago Summer Olympics

By Fire Andrea Mitchell

oprah-300x252.jpgThis was another one of Obama’s little vacations. A two week trip to Copenhagen, Denmark to try to win the 2016 Olympic Games for Chicago that failed miserably cost the tax payer at least half a million dollars. The trip wasn’t just for Obama and Fat Cakes Michelle Obama, but also their entourage that included Oprah Winfrey. According to CNSNEWS, the trip to Denmark cost tax payers more than the estimated taxpayers cost of $467,000.

“Expenses for the two-week trip appear to have far exceeded $467,175 in light of the fact that costs associated with the aircrafts — two Boeing 747s and several Air Force cargo planes – have not been made available,” stated Judicial Watch (JW) in a press release today about the expense records it obtained through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request.
Calling all occutards!

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