I do not know why the representatives can't just vote a straight yes or no for tax increases vs. putting all of their pork into a bill that is going to drive our debt up.Answer Question
Their 1,900-plus-page bill comes to the floor this week stuffed with provisions sought by lawmakers. It contains thousands of pet projects, known as earmarks, pushed by Democratic and GOP senators alike — despite a pledge by Republicans to give up such projects next year.
Seems they agree on the other white meat...PORK!
Answer by sweet-a-kins at 11:34 PM on Dec. 14, 2010
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Answer by waldorfmom at 1:49 PM on Dec. 15, 2010
I thought the Reps promised to ixnay the earmarks and pork? Or does that not count till the new session?
It's all crap.
Answer by Friday at 2:47 PM on Dec. 15, 2010
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