Obama Says "Goodbye" to Kosher Spending after only 6 Weeks

Oh well, some people just have to have their pork…

Despite campaign promises to take a machete to lawmakers pet projects, President Barack Obama is quietly caving to funding nearly 8,000 of them this year, drawing a stern rebuke Monday from his Republican challenger in last falls election. …

Obama is hardly the first president to promise to make Congress change its pork-barreling ways, and he certainly wont be the last. But he is the first to retreat so quickly, after only six weeks in the White House.

via Power Line – Another Campaign Promise Bites the Dust.


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