Spin Meter: Congress' pork: advocacy or hypocrisy?

There are 2 comments on the KansasCity.com story from Apr 13, 2010, titled Spin Meter: Congress' pork: advocacy or hypocrisy?. In it, KansasCity.com reports that:

It's early on a Monday in north Alabama's "space city," and Sen. Richard Shelby is bashing Washington at a packed town hall meeting in the cavernous U.S. Space and Rocket Center."We're spending a lot of money that we don't have," the veteran Republican tells hundreds of business leaders, many nodding in agreement over bacon and eggs.Lost in the ...

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Government sucks

Sebastian, FL

#1 Apr 14, 2010
Typical, "we're spending a lot money we don't have". Unless it's for me and my district.

Since: Mar 10

Huntsville, AL

#2 Apr 14, 2010
Where is this "space city"? Did the reporter mean "Rocket City"? I wonder what other information he got wrong?
I do agree with the previous poster's opinion though. All the politicians want to whine about overspending until they want something for their own personal gain then of course it is OK to spend.

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