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Trump must refrain from his penny-wise and pound-foolish approach.
But, we need to overcome our penny-wise and pound-foolish behavior and figure out a way to provide a steady flow of dollars to fix our roads and bridges.
If germination is less than that, planting those leftovers would probably be penny-wise and pound-foolish.
But our current budget shortfall isn't a time to be penny-wise and pound-foolish.
For instance, it seems penny-wise and pound-foolish to have to import the best fixed-wing firefighting aircraft from both eastern and western Canada.
The HUD press release notes that Donovan told the Senate subcommittee: "Like many federal domestic agencies, FHA has suffered under the penny-wise and pound-foolish priorities of the previous administration.
By constraining acquisition officers, we're being penny-wise and pound-foolish, because you might save a little on human capital costs, but you're losing a lot in terms of cost overruns and other problems in the procurement budget.
Dubai: Freelance butchers have surfaced once again to offer their services to residents who are penny-wise and pound-foolish and have little or no concern for the health risks that they might inflict on their families and colleagues.
Could a person he penny-wise and pound-foolish with his or her bank?
may be penny-wise and pound-foolish, and not in the best interests" of litigants.
The fact remains though that our civic leaders have behaved in a penny-wise and pound-foolish way.
Unfortunately, Boro are penny-wise and pound-foolish.
To date, the price/performance of enterprise class storage products has been carefully shrouded, leaving consumers, in many cases, penny-wise and pound-foolish.
On the other hand, "You shouldn't be penny-wise and pound-foolish," warns Steven Candela, matrimonial and family court practitioner of Mannarino Candela in New York City.
Ask any service manager, and you'll hear a litany of tales describing such penny-wise and pound-foolish practices.