Wow. Can We Call This Pork Awareness Month?

Mary Katharine Ham
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Posted: Apr 27, 2006 11:00 AM

Porkbusting tops an NBC News/WSJ poll on what should be Congress' top priority this session:

There is not a lot more time until Congress adjourns before the election. Which ONE of the following issues do you feel is most important for Congress to act on before it leaves Washington for recess? "

Prohibiting Members of Congress from directing federal funds to specific projects benefiting only certain constituents: 39 %

Immigration reform 32 %

Extension of tax cuts 10 %

Reform of lobbying rules 8 %

Reform of the pension system 6%

Other (VOL) 2 %

Not sure 3%

Here's the full WSJ story, with the earmarking part at the very bottom.

Listen up, Republicans.