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  • Are Liberals Breaking Their No-Earmark Pledge?

    Tucked inside the Appropriations Committee report on the Pelosi-Obama-Reid Trillion Dollar Debt Plan are quite a few sentences like this one:

    However, the Committee has had extensive consultations with the Corps concerning how the funds provided under this heading could be used in broad program categories. – Pg. 27

    …and this one:

    However, the Committee has had extensive consultations with the Bureau of Reclamation how the funds provided under this heading could be used in broad program categories. – Pg. 30

    These sound an awful lot like phone-marking (a practice where congresscritters call the agencies that will be dispersing their funds directly to make sure it is spent the way they want it to be) to us.

    Since the Obama Administration is so committed to open and honest government, we look forward to very detailed reports about the true nature of these “communications” from all the agencies involved.

    Posted in Ongoing Priorities [slideshow_deploy]

    3 Responses to Are Liberals Breaking Their No-Earmark Pledge?

    1. Don Evons says:

      With their track record, to date, why should we believe anythng they say!

      1. Geithner

      2. Bailout w 50+5 going to well fare programs

      3. Geithner's C of S (lobbist)

      4. Gitmo (I liked this one)

      Just for starters, and it has only been one week!

    2. Mike, Hickory, NC says:

      "Since the Obama administration is so committed to open and honest government, we look forward to very detailed reports about the true nature of these “communications” from all the agencies involved" (quoting the article above).

      Oh of course we must believe Obama and his Comrades are committed to open and honest government, and thus of course look forward to such detailed reports…never mind the fact that the prisons are full of inmates who are equally committed to openness and honesty since of course they are all likewise innocent and it is, to quote Charles Manson, "society (as in others) who’s guilty of committing the crimes of which (they are) accused”!

      Hey! Anyone who actually believes such BS (and I don’t mean “believable statements”) from Obama and his “merry band” of Leftist government elitist crooks, and looks forward to, in this case, “very detailed reports about the true nature of these “communications” from all the agencies involved”, needs to both get off of and “say no” to whatever hallucinogenic drug they’re on!

    3. Mike, Hickory, NC says:

      “Since the Obama administration is so committed to open and honest government, we look forward to very detailed reports about the true nature of these “communications” from all the agencies involved” (quoting the article above).

      Oh of course we must believe Obama and his Comrades are committed to open and honest government, and thus of course look forward to such detailed reports…never mind the fact that the prisons are full of inmates who are equally committed to openness and honesty since of course they are all likewise innocent and it is, to quote Charles Manson, “society (as in others) who’s guilty of committing the crimes of which (they are) accused”!

      Hey! To believe such BS (and I don’t mean “believable statements”) from Obama and his “merry band” of Leftist government elitist crooks, and looks forward to, in this case, “very detailed reports about the true nature of these “communications” from all the agencies involved”, is evidently to be under the hypnotic power of some sort of misleading halucinogen powerful enough to induce being in denial.

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