If there’s one thing I’ve learned from my limited experience with clogged sewer lines, it’s that sometimes you’ve got to wade through a lot of crap before you get to the roots of the issue. So, to save you the trouble, I’ve done a bit of research and I can assure you that you have nothing to worry about.
Neither candidate has proposed a tax on butt cracks.
Neo Nero-Conservative Republican members of Congress fiddle while the economy burns. They were late to the table, didn’t really have a plan, defied their president and leadership and then blamed it on big, bad Nancy Pelosi for talking mean to them. Their sad song sounds a little out of tune to me.
In fairness to Senator Obama I should point out that the $1 billion dollars is the amount he REQUESTED in earmarks for?Illinois?projects. AND that the actual total is closer to $800 million. And that he didn’t get all of it. Although, as a life-long Illinois resident, I can’t for the life of me figure out how those last two points are supposed to be good things.