Tag: Brian Darling

Banning Earmarks Effective or Mostly for Show?

Banning Earmarks Effective or Mostly for Show?

Yes, it’s theoretically possible that congressional leaders will use earmarks to help pass legislation shrinking the burden of government. It’s also possible that I’ll play centerfield next year for the Yankees. But I’m not holding my breath for either of these things to happen. Last but not least, earmarks are utterly corrupt. The fact that […]