AP IMPACT: Lobbyists skirt Obama's earmark ban
President Barack Obama's ban on earmarks in the $825 billion economic stimulus bill doesn't mean interest groups, lobbyists and lawmakers won't be able to funnel money to pet projects.
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Since: Nov 07
#1 Jan 27, 2009
That is because the earmarks and give away are already in the stimulus bill.$40,000,000 to Acorn?? What does Acorn have to do with stimulating the economy.
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