Administration Still Dragging Feet on Official Time

By Iain Murray, National Review Online

“Official time” is the process by which taxpayers subsidize unions whose full-time officials are nominally government employees by paying them as if they were working for the taxpayer (the IRS has over 200 such employees, paid by the taxpayer but working for the union).

Union Work on the Taxpayers’ Dime

By Congressman Dennis Ross, fedsmith.com

Each day, our taxpayer dollars are wasted. They are wasted on countless projects and activities including failed energy programs that are propped up by our administration, on government bailouts of billion-dollar private companies, and on federal employees conducting union business on official taxpayer time.