Obama spinners insist it was “a leftover budget.” But Iraq was leftover, too, and the president’s trying to end that. This is the first pork-filled budget from a new president who promised to go through the budget “line by line” and cut pork.Ouch. This from the woman who during the campaign compared Obama to Mr. Darcy.
Wednesday, March 04, 2009
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Uber-liberal columnist Maureen Dowd takes a swipe at President Obama today. She gives a list of all the pork in today's spending bill and reveals which ones were originally sponsored by Obama and his Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel last year (quoting John McCain's Twitter feed).