House Democrats unveiled a $410 billion spending bill on Monday to keep the government running through the end of the fiscal year, setting up the second political struggle over federal funds in less than a month with Republicans.
The measure includes thousands of earmarks, the pet projects favored by lawmakers but often criticized by the public in opinion polls. There was no official total of the bill’s earmarks, which accounted for at least $3.8 billion. Read More
Don’t you wish that We The People could spend money that we don’t have like the Obama government is doing. Then he says he is going to cut spending, who is he kidding? Does he think that the American people are that stupid?