Senate Republicans' ban on earmarks - money included in a bill by a lawmaker to benefit a home-state project or interest - was short-lived.
Only three days after GOP senators and senators-elect renounced earmarks, Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl, the No. 2 Senate Republican, got himself a whopping $200 million to settle an Arizona Indian tribe's water rights claim against the government.
He's already stabbing the poor teahadists in the back.
I wonder what Kyl’s take of the 200 Million came out at? I sure he’ll say he didn’t get anything out of the Earmark, but he’s politician and they always LIE, so what can you say.
Senator Kyl is also the Senator threatening to block the Nuclear Weapons Treaty favored by the Defense Department, National Security experts of both parties, our European Allies and just about all thinking people who are concerned about Nuclear terrorism.
The treaty, however is disfavored by Al Qaeda, certain leaders within