Senate rejects Republican attempt to ...

Senate rejects Republican attempt to ban earmarks

There are 2 comments on the New York Post story from Nov 30, 2010, titled Senate rejects Republican attempt to ban earmarks. In it, New York Post reports that:

The Senate voted Tuesday to reject a Republican attempt to ban earmarks, in a vote that saw more than a half a dozen Republicans break with their party's self-imposed ban on the practice.

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june

Livonia, LA

#1 Nov 30, 2010
cochran votes for more pork spending.he must be a dem.for his voting.
june

Livonia, LA

#2 Nov 30, 2010
it wasnt just cochran.senators collins,murkoski, voinovich,inhofe,lugar,shelby and whitehouse all claim to be republicans but voted with dems on keeping earmarks,another name for pork spending.each state wants a special piece of the pie but the tax payers cant afford this any more.this old you vote for my bill with pork attached and i will vote for your bill with pork attached needs to be stopped.get back to voting for bills with no strings attached period!

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