Though Gov. Palin originally supported the earmark spending on the Ketchikan bridge (“to nowhere), SHE eventually KILLED THE PROJECT, choosing to spend Federal money on other infrasturcture programs.
However, Sen. Biden and Sen. Obama voted FOR funding the Bridge, EVEN when given a second chance by Sen. Tom Coburn, who proposed shifting earmark funds to Katrina relief.
Sen. McCain did not vote on the Coburn Amendment, though he is ON RECORD AS OPPSOING the Ketchikan bridge earmark
Monday, September 08, 2008
I read somewhere this weekend that when Democrats get desperate they will pick up ANY stick unfortunately for them it's oftentimes a boomerang. Such is the case here...
Posted by traderrob at 5:24 PM