Read the rest of the article. Just more corrupt behavior from a congressional leadership that campaigned on the promise of cleaning up earmarks and corruption that went on under the previous leadership. These people are pigs at the trough, they cannot help themselves. Vote them all out of office. No incumbent should be re-elected. Both parties need to be cleaned out.
Earmark Recipients Come through for Chairman ReyesRoll Call reports that a few months after Silvestre Reyes became chair of the House Intelligence Committee, he asked his brother to create a political action committee called BEST PAC. That committee received tens of thousands in donations from employees and clients of a lobbying firm. Those clients subsequently received millions in earmarks from Chairman Reyes:
Monday, October 1, 2007
More Despicable Behavior From Incumbistan
From the Weekly Standard ( hat tip Instapundit);