Life’s a party living off taxpayer funds — until you get audited, of course.
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The National Science Foundation and Defense Department are being investigated by senators for signing off on taxpayer funding that went toward partying and coffee drinking at a climate change research nonprofit.
The National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) has reportedly received tens of millions in taxpayer dollars from NSF — $90 million this year alone — to collect global warming data across the country. But Republican Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley says NEON has been using some of that money on lobbying and partying instead.