Presidential Travel Costs Taxpayers Dearly
JUNE 27, 2017
Our presidents are catered to 24/7, and nobody would deny them safety and tools to do their job. However, all too often they seem to be tempted to slip into occasional ostentation, to conflate their personal and political agendas with the duties of their office. You know it happens —we do too.
That’s why Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information lawsuit (FOIA) against the Defense Department and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seeking Air Force and Secret Service expense records for Obama family travel dating back to 2014.