According to Dirty Harry Reid they do. Another one of the brains that make up the democrat party.
All these earmarks (pork) is nothing more then money laundering.
Senators and congressman award money, like $500,000 to a lab or some other outfit. Then when it comes election time these lab or other outfits will turn around and contribute $100,000 back to the congressman and senators.for their election campaigns.
It is money laundering, but it is not illegal.
Answer by Natesmom507 at 12:49 AM on Dec. 17, 2010
Answer by lovinangels at 8:11 PM on Dec. 16, 2010
How on earth did he ever get re-elected. I've been to Nevada. The people there seemed reasonable. I just don't understand why they would allow him to return and reap his particular brand of insanity on the rest of us. That is the thing. He may be their Senator, but he effects the entire nation. I really wish he would be unemployed on Jan. 5.
Answer by jesse123456 at 8:14 PM on Dec. 16, 2010
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Answer by itsmesteph11 at 7:58 AM on Dec. 17, 2010
so far no Republican has requested to have his or her own personal requests removed from the bill. For now, Republicans say voting against the bill would suffice
“I do not want to give up more power to the White House. Whether it’s George Bush or Barack Obama, and I’m going to fight as hard as I can to fight against President Obama on these earmarks and my Republican colleagues who hate to vote for them but love to get them,
Answer by sweet-a-kins at 8:20 PM on Dec. 16, 2010