Wednesday, February 4, 2009

The Stimulus Package, Part the Third

PART 2--ACCOUNTABILITY AND TRANSPARENCY BOARD

SEC. 1221. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ACCOUNTABILITY AND TRANSPARENCY BOARD.

    There is established a board to be known as the ‘Recovery Act Accountability and Transparency Board’ (hereafter in this subtitle referred to as the ‘Board’) to coordinate and conduct oversight of Federal spending under this Act to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse.

    ...

SEC. 1230. FUNDING.

    There is hereby appropriated to the Board $14,000,000 to carry out this subtitle.



$14 million dollars to make sure we don't spend too much. Washington is so funny.

In their defense, the website is pretty shitty, thus far. I'm sure with a few million they can buy some pictures.
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