The pork barrel barons

Pound, Edward T.; Pasternak, Douglas
February 1994
U.S. News & World Report;2/21/94, Vol. 116 Issue 7, p32
Offers the inside story of how one powerful congressional committee wastes millions of tax dollars. Examination of the activities of the House Public Works and Transportation Committee, which annually authorizes about $50 billion in spending; Examples of funding won by several congressional members; More. INSETS: Dollars and sense: How one project was approved.;Sign on the dotted line (use of polling card).;Pork spending and special interests..


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