Tag: Pork barrel spending

Graham’s earmark: $12M for highway to South Carolina beaches

Sen. Lindsey Graham is pushing for federal funding to help construct a new interstate in South Carolina, connecting I-95 to Myrtle Beach. He told...

As Congress returns to funding earmarks, who will benefit?

HUFFMAN, Texas — Don't tell Laura Fields that providing $1.7 million to her flood-prone neighborhood would be wasteful spending. Her home in a Houston-area...

Democratic push to revive earmarks divides Republicans

WASHINGTON — Can lawmakers bring home the bacon without it being pork? ...