Money? We don’t need no stinkin’ money!

The top official for consumer product safety says his agency doesn’t need additional funds to strengthen the agency.

On the surface, it looks like a bureaucrat is rejecting a chance to milk taxpayers.

Or it could be an attempt to weaken the agency’s role in protecting consumers.

Funny how those things work.

Safety Chief Is Opposing More Money – The top official for consumer product safety has asked Congress in recent days to reject legislation that would strengthen the agency. [Washington News]