In March, Obama ordered all executive branch agencies and departments to study their use of outside contractors. Wonder of wonders . . . they’ve found that in many cases, government workers actually do a better job for the money. IRS collections are better, and now the DOD is getting in on the act.

I’m sure the GOP deficit hawks will be cheering this news, despite the fact that it reverses the eight years of BushCo shoveling money out the door that they enabled and encouraged.