From time to time, it is always good to check a government website that announces 'Federal Business Opportunities' which might interest a variety of companies big and small around the United States. It's a good way to see some of the mundane - and unusual things - that your tax dollars are being used for as well.
As I always stress, the mere listing of the following items does not raise questions about whether they are worthy of your tax dollars. That's for others to decide.
Let's take a look at some examples from Uncle Sam's own website at fbo.gov.
There are just a few examples of how Uncle Sam spends taxpayer dollars.