The Pork Patrol. Aha! Earmarks! $800 billion. Pentagon $664 billion. Interior $12 billion. EPA $11 billion. Commerce $14 billion. NASA $19 billion. Justice $27 billion. Energy $26 billion. Housing. $48 billion. Education $47 billion. Health & Human Services $77 billion. Transportation $73 billion. Veterans $56 billion. State $52 billion.
Matt Wuerker's Editorial Cartoons
The Law of Unintended Consequences Illustrated. The people have spoken! To combat the power of big money, public financing of campaigns is introduced … Fight the power! … then a Texas billionaire starts a third party with his own fortune … Power to the people!! Reform ... That party wins enough of the vote to get over $12 million in public financing. I love this country!!! And Donald Trump sees this public financing as his opportunity to run for president!