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Thursday, November 11, 2010

CALL YOUR REPUBLICAN SENATOR NOW: Support Senator Jim DeMint’s Earmark Ban | RedState

We have all spoken about holding our elected officials responsible for their votes. Here is our chance. We understand that earmarks as a % of total spending is microscopic, however, earmarks are used, in many instances, to buy votes: See "the Cornhusker Kickback", "the Louisiana Purchase", etc. Just as John Boehner decided to fly commercial, the Senate should move to end the earmark practice. Do you agree?