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RobJohnson
02-22-2012, 05:30 PM
The Heritage Foundation has issued a new report that charges the Obama administration sent presidential earmarks, taxpayer dollars, to Democratic lawmakers to help convince them to vote for controversial proposals such as cap and trade and the health care bill.

"When you examine the recipients of those grants, there were at least 32 vulnerable house Democrats who received significant federal grant money during the run-up or directly after the votes on those pieces of legislation," says Lachlan Markay, one of the authors of the report.


Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/02/21/report-finds-spike-in-earmarks-to-democratic-lawmakers-during-controversial/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Interna l+-+Politics+-+Text%29&utm_content=Google+International#ixzz1n9GnNTWu

Odysseus
02-22-2012, 05:37 PM
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/02/21/report-finds-spike-in-earmarks-to-democratic-lawmakers-during-controversial/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Interna l+-+Politics+-+Text%29&utm_content=Google+International#ixzz1n9GnNTWu

It's doubly evil to bribe someone with the money of the people whose interest they are being suborned to vote against.