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DHS Spending Questioned

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Oklahoma - An Oklahoma Senator has released a report on wasteful spending of the Department of Homeland Security's money.


Senator Tom Coburn's report shows money was spent on things like a underwater robot in an area with little water.

There were also funds used to buy a "latrine on wheels" for Fort Worth and fish tank for the town of Seguin.

The money comes to states as part of a counter-terrorism program.

But according to coburn there aren't proper federal controls to monitor and prevent this kind of wasteful spending.