”We [Republicans] became what we came to Washington to change–the party of earmarks and government spending.” – Republican Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal
“We have tried spending money. We are spending more than we have ever spent before and it does not work.” - FDR’s Secretary of the Treasury Henry Morgenthau Jr. on the “success” of the New Deal (Source: Heritage Foundation) (Are we about to see a replay on an even bigger scale?)
“What it does not contain, however, is a single pet project, not a single earmark, and it has been stripped of the projects members of both parties found most objectionable.” - President Barack Obama on the porkulus “stimulus” bill (Source: Heritage Foundation) (No “earmarks”…just billions for “global warming” research, government programs and government jobs)
“She’s never seen a taxpayer she didn’t want to take money from.” - Newt Gingrich of Speaker on Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (Source: Newsmax)
Note: Reader comments are reviewed before publishing, and only salient comments that add to the topic will be published. Profanity is absolutely not allowed and will be summarily deleted. Spam, copied statements and other material not comprised of the reader’s own opinion will also be deleted.