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Saturday, August 04, 2007

John Murtha Is The Pork King

All Hail the King of Pork, DemocRAT John Murtha!



From The Hill:

    Rep. John Murtha (D-Pa.), chairman of the House Appropriations defense panel, has secured the most earmarked dollars in the 2008 military spending bill.

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    Murtha’s 48 earmarks amount to a total of $150.5 million, according to a database compiled by the watchdog organization Taxpayers for Common Sense (TCS).

    [...]

    Murtha, the defense industry’s darling, has been known throughout his tenure on the defense panel to shell out a large number of earmarks. His biggest earmark in the bill is $23 million for the National Drug Intelligence Center (NDIC)

    [...]

    Murtha’s second highest earmark is for $15 million for a military molecular medicine initiative.

    [...]

    Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) got her share of pork projects — 11 projects valued at $37.3 million.

    Majority Leader Steny Hoyer’s (D-Md.) haul is $26 million.

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Way to go Democrooks. So much for the fiscal responsibility these losers whined and cryed and pissed and moaned about. I can't wait for the infrastructure earmarks to start appearing.
 
Democrat Oversight...what oversight?!?!???
 
That pig guy looks like someone I went to school with!

Hi! My random webfriend!

I'm coasting in here at random having pressed that Next Blog button up top ..!

Thought I would say hi while I'm here!

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"vol 2" ...
 
Hello Gledwood. So you landed here randomly? Well, welcome to the MrsSatan blog, named after that wonderful creature also known as Mrs. Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Kinda funky what one finds when hitting the NEXT button, eh?

Anymore shameless "plugs" for your blog will cost you high dollar advertising rates, my friend! (joke).

Thanks for visitng and commenting. Stay in touch.
 
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