wastefulspending http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/15196/all en Newsweek's Hirsh: Don't Worry About Pork, This is an 'Emergency' http://www.mrc.org/articles/newsweeks-hirsh-dont-worry-about-pork-emergency <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It’s time to wave the white flag and surrender to “post-partisan” unity.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Yes, it’s time for conservatives to abandon core principles and just allow the Pelosi/Reid/Obama pork-a-palooza, also known as the stimulus or the American Recovery and Reinvestment Bill of 2009, to pass into law. At least that’s what one Newsweek columnist would have conservatives do.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/newsweeks-hirsh-dont-worry-about-pork-emergency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Government Media amtrak BarackObama boondoggle CDC Census congress DHS DTV FBI FutureGen MichaelHirsch Newsweek postpartisan Smithsonian stimulusbill TomCoburn wastefulspending Thu, 05 Feb 2009 17:51:44 +0000 admin 26971 at http://www.mrc.org