Porkers’ Paradise: No More Listed Earmarks

Written by Gary North on May 31, 2012

It’s hard being a porker these days. Officially, Congress is not supposed to pass district-specific spending clauses that are tacked onto larger bills. These are called “earmarks.” Earmarks are politically incorrect these days. But the political benefits for incumbents for local pork are high. But to cash in on the cash, a Congressman is supposed […]

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