Report: wasteful homeland security spending

September 11, 2009 9:49:28 AM PDT
In the eight years since the September 11th attacks, California has received billions of dollars for homeland security. Some of it well spent, but some of it went to things like plasma TV's, lawnmowers, even sports cars. A new non-profit consortium of investigative reporters called California Watch is publishing its first project -- a hard look at California's homeland security spending.