• A former longtime Republican senator says the GOP doesn't deserve to be in the majority if they bring back earmarks

    11 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Former Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn suggested Republicans might deserve to lose the House if they bring back controversial earmarks.
    President Donald Trump expressed support for bringing back earmarks in a meeting with a bipartisan group of lawmakers.
    The House Rules Committee is slated for a hearing on potentially returning earmarks to Congress on Wednesday.
    WASHINGTON - Former Republican Sen. Tom Coburn said the GOP deserves to lose majority of the House if they continue the newly resurfaced effort to bring back earmarks, which Congress did away with several years ago.
    Republicans have begun...
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  • Trump Could Be Right About Earmarks

    Trump Could Be Right About Earmarks

    11 monthes ago - By Forbes

    President Trump surprisingly came out in support of the earmarks system, for Members of Congress to get appropriated funding for specific projects back home. Purged of abuses, the earmark system could have bipartisan value.
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