Let that sink in a minute. That is a big number.
Now, realize that is for only six months.
Unless you've been completely unplugged, you know that is the amount of spending authorized in the Omnibus Spending Bill, a 2,300-page bill they had all of 15 hours to read.
D.C. has proven once again where their expertise lies: spending vast sums of money with little regard to future ramifications.
Honestly, they do not care about the consequences of their recklessness. By the time the chickens come home to roost, they will be long gone. For sure, they will at least be protected.