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Buying Reelection on the Taxpayer’s Dime

auntiesamm Wrote: Oct 01, 2012 12:59 PM
Ahhhh, Nevada, the state that gave us Harry Reid, the consumate, career lying politician!, The pomegranate farmer who steals NV and the USA blind while defying his Mormon doctrine! Nevada is still a "mob state" - dig deep enough and you will find it You know Reid has always been responsible for funneling federal monies to Nevada for his pet projects.

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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