U.S. Government Spent $3.4 Billion On Vehicle Fleet Last Year, Isn't Sure Why

The federal government fleet now totals 642,233 vehicles and cost taxpayers $3.4 billion last year, according to the AP by way of the Detroit News. As one might expect, the government doesn't know exactly why it has so many cars and trucks — even within individual agencies, the report states, some vehicles sit unused… »8/01/08 1:00pm8/01/08 1:00pm

Border Patrol Exhibits Poor Understanding of Border and Patrol

What you see above is an International MXT. It is a vehicle that the United States Border Patrol, no doubt through grants from the Department of Homeland Security, has deemed a reasonable vehicle to patrol the highest traffic border crossing between the United States and Canada, the Detroit-Windsor crossing. There… »12/05/07 2:00pm12/05/07 2:00pm