June 24, 2017

Andrew Asks For $120 Million

May 29, 2010
The Courier Post


"Earmarks receive a great deal of attention, though it is important to keep in mind that they account for less than 1 percent of the federal budget," Cliff Isenberg of the Concord Coalition wrote in an e-mail. "Even if all earmarks were to be eliminated tomorrow, much more would still need to be done to significantly reduce annual deficits that are currently over a trillion dollars.