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The Pork Filled and Expensive Non-Relief Sandy Relief Bill

Scumbob Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 3:51 PM
What exactly is it that we are "progessing" towards, Lois? And please be as specific as your limited "thinker" is capable of. Many of us here @ TH will be awaiting the genius that is you.

It's been 66 days since Hurricane Sandy slammed into the East Coast, causing major damage in New York and New Jersey. The storm was so powerful, it is in the running to become the most expensive storm for taxpayers on record. Historically, Congress has passed hurricane relief bills in the immediate aftermath of storm damage, but Sandy is a different story. Why? Congress wrote up Hurricane Sandy Relief legislation and then Harry Reid's Senate loaded it with pork. What's in it? Many things that hardly count as relief for victims.

The pork-barrel feast includes more than $8...