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jim cooper brother earmark
January 11, 2023
Earmarks are back, with Congress’ recent spending bill containing over $16 billion in earmarks. This includes earmarks by Congressman Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.),…
earmarks omnibus bill
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January 9, 2023
Congress’ $1.7 trillion omnibus spending bill to fund the government contains no less than $16 billion in earmarks.
May 14, 2021
Last week, 3,309 earmarks from 220 Democrats and 104 Republicans were proposed. Pork is back on the table. The total tab…
budget earmarks
May 6, 2021
Fox News is reporting that lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle are requesting nearly $6 billion in earmarks…
May 23, 2019
Anders Hagstrom on May 23, 2019 Senate Republicans adopted a permanent ban on earmarks Thursday, signaling to Democrats the oft-criticized practice…