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Buying Reelection on the Taxpayer’s Dime

anti-neocon Wrote: Oct 01, 2012 3:45 PM
too bad the republican politicians love to spend OUR money just as much as the dumbocrats do.
loadstar Wrote: Oct 01, 2012 5:13 PM
I would agree that it has become a plague...much of that has been because Dubya was a RINO/CINO spending like a drunken sailor democrat! His Rx Care for Seniors was a liberal special.

He spent like a drunken sailor democrat. Court appointments are still VERY important, however.

Washington Post reporters Jerry Markon and Alice Crites deserve kudos for turning the spotlight on the Obama administration’s use of taxpayer funds to curry voter favor in the critical battleground state of Ohio. Markon and Crites cite a laundry list of largess that has poured into the state in recent years:

[T]he state’s portion of the $2.3 billion in clean-energy manufacturing tax credits was tens of millions of dollars more than the slices that went to other swing states…

In high-speed rail, another administration priority, Ohio also fared well. The White House in 2010 awarded the state $400 million...

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