U.S. Senate backs probe of altered hi...

U.S. Senate backs probe of altered highway 'earmark'

There are 2 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Apr 17, 2008, titled U.S. Senate backs probe of altered highway 'earmark'. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

The Senate on Thursday requested a federal criminal investigation into changes to a $10 million "earmark" in 2005, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and top Republicans endorsed an ethics committee ...

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Minneapolis, MN

#1 Apr 18, 2008
Yet more proof of how much Republicans love their pork. They love it so much they are willing to shove it down a local planning board's throat even though that board voted against it three times. This is a real passion for pork.

And of course that $40,000 in campaign contributions had absolutely nothing to do with the decision. Yes, the Republicans are the party of fiscal responsibility and wise stewardship of our hard-earned tax dollars.
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Chesterfield, MO

#2 Apr 18, 2008
More waste from the GOP. What a shock. They need a high, hard probe to get to the seat of the problem.

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