GOVERNMENT REAL ESTATE WASTING TAXPAYER CASH


Rep. John Mica, (R-Fla.), breaks down the millions being spent on empty building by the government.
DATE: 05/11/2012

Discussion Questions

1. What should be done with unused government buildings and properties?

2. Why is there so much unused property? Is this wasteful? Why or why not?

3. Why does John Stossel bring up the national debt in this video? What does the debt have to do with the empty government properties? What is he arguing?

4. John Mica suggests the private sector should be involved in property management. What would be the benefits and/or drawbacks of this? What would a private company do differently, if anything?


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