There is no surprise that the U.S. government spends a lot of money, and for fiscal year 2017, the U.S. federal government committed $507 billion in contracts for goods, services, research and development.
The Intelligence Community plays a crucial role in helping keep the nation safe, but its nearly $80 billion budget represents just a small of portion of what the United States spends on national defense and homeland security.
HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) is a very necessary evil. I want my Personal Health Information (PHI) protected from casual scrutiny, and accessible only to those I want and need to give it to. Don’t you?
Why does it feel like Deja-Vu lately when watching the news? How are they talking about government shutdowns again? It seems like it was just a few months ago when we were facing a government shutdown, and the loss of many government services, including the risk of soldiers serving in war not getting paid.