We've written before about the widespread use of military equipment by local police departments under the Department of Defense's 1033 Program. With more and more military hardware showing up in communities large and small (sometimes very small), some folks have decided to find out just what their local police have acquired.
The Centers for Disease Control has bungled its response to the Ebola virus. But in true bureaucratic fashion, the CDC and its sister organization, the National Institutes of Health, say that if they only had more money, they would have found a vaccine by now and everything would be fine. The problem is the federal government's health bureaucrats have been given plenty of money over the years.