Report: Federal Government Spends $1.5 Billion Per Year on Public Relations
The federal government spends $1.5 billion annually on public relations — $1 billion on PR and advertising contracts, and another $500 million on salaries for 5,000 federal PR employees, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
Be still my beating heart.
On second thought, nah. I’m not totally devoid of conscience, even though I can’t have that much and do the backwater swamp job that I currently do.