"For DHS to fail to implement recommendations to improve training efficiencies for 12 years is almost unfathomable if we weren't talking about a federal government agency," said Romina Boccia, a federal budget analyst at The Heritage Foundation. "One might conclude that taxpayers must have a nearly endless source of patience if public choice didn't teach us that the real problem is rational ignorance."
"Congress should honor the spending caps in the Budget Control Act and build on them to put a real cap on federal spending. Without real spending constraints, why would we expect bureaucrats to concern themselves with being good stewards of taxpayer money?" said Romina Boccia, a federal spending analyst at the Heritage Foundation.