"Murphy was an optimist!"
Are you bemoaning the $160 million inauguration? January 18, 2009 9:15 pmPosted by Doug McCaughan in : Politics, Touchy Subjects, United States
the Obama figure of $160 million that got repeated in the press included security costs associated with the massive event. But the Bush tab of $42 million left out those enormous costs [Source, Media Matters, The media myth about the cost of Obama’s inauguration]