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Washington's 'Spring Break' culture seen in conference spending

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Freebies, room upgrades, overpriced consultants, costly meals and silly videos have become staples of federal employee conferences gone bad. Not to mention unnecessary scouting trips and grab-bags full of goodies like embossed notebooks, pedometers and squeeze toys to relieve stress. Such excesses at the expense of taxpayers are recurring findings in multiple audits and investigations...