I made a promise to cut the deficit in half in five years.
examined the budget for the Executive Office of the President and I found some
One line item in particular stood out: "Presidential Ground Transportation within the District of Columbia". For security purposes, I cannot reveal the exact dollar amount, but trust me, it is exorbitant.
Every time I need to stop by Congress or the State Department, the Secret Service needs to choreograph a motorcade with six different exit routes. This is time-consuming and costly.
I am happy to report that I have found a better way. Starting soon, I am going to take the Metro whenever I need to get around DC. I know it sounds a little crazy, but hear me out. Those of you who live here know about "The Money Train". Every so often, you will see a darkened Metro train whiz by the station without stopping. That train is carrying money from the farecard machines around the system.