The State Department’s Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor is offering grants up to $450,000 for institutions of higher learning and non-profit organizations to develop “intersectional programming.”
The National Institutes of Health is spending over $400,000 on a study tracking the eye movements of Latinos and their children at grocery stores in a bid to fight obesity.
The Guggenheim has pulled three pieces of an upcoming taxpayer-funded exhibit, including a mock depiction of dog fighting, after criticism from animal rights groups.
The National Institutes of Health is spending nearly $700,000 for a study that will pay obese teenagers to not eat as much.
The National Institutes of Health is spending nearly $200,000 on a study that seeks to improve older women’s sex lives through mindfulness meditation.
The Social Security Administration improperly paid children in juvenile detention facilities $1.7 million, according to a new audit.
If Congress were to cut unnecessary and wasteful spending in the federal government, it could balance the budget in three years based on recommendations by Citizens Against Government Waste, a nonpartisan organization.
The taxpayer tab for former President Barack Obama’s travel during two terms in office keeps climbing, according to new records obtained by Judicial Watch.
The National Institutes of Health announced its plans for funding numerous new studies on transgender issues that will cost $200,000 each.
The National Science Foundation is spending over $1 million to build a “friendly social robot” that will gather mental health information on high school students.