“… The Veterans Affairs Department has spent $15 billion of a projected $88 billion, or 17 percent of its money; the Health and Human Services Department has spent 23 percent of its projected $65 billion; and Homeland Security has spent about 27 percent of its $44 billion. Only NASA and the Energy Department—both of which have obligated 70 percent or more of their spending — are in a position to have a relatively normal end-of-year spending situation.
“In short, this means there is a lot of money, more than normal…” Read the full article here.
Source: Get Ready for a Massive Government Spending Spree – By Frank Konkel, August 8, 2018. Nextgov.