Yet the mesmerizing fact in US fiscal policy is not the cost of defense, but the wastefulness of US health spending.
Speaking of the TSA leads directly into a final way of minimizing the excesses and wastefulness of a national surveillance state.
"No-Christmas-tree" clubs are being formed now to try to stop this wastefulness.
Great was the outcry at this wastefulness, on the part of some of the tax payers.
His wastefulness is not yet a thing of the past, but he has made commendable advance in learning how to save.
These are true definitions of the duty of frugality and the sin of wastefulness.
They treated money like rain, and the wastefulness in this trade has been rivaled by nothing recent except the European war.
Perhaps a careless observer might charge him with prodigality and wastefulness.
Everywhere selfishness is giving way to service, idleness to industry, wastefulness to thrift.
The American spirit of wastefulness should not run riot as it had in times past.