Thursday, September 4, 2008

Meet Saint Sarah, Pork Fighter Extraordinaire (Or Perhaps Not)

Yet another fact that gives the lie to Gov. Palin's newly discovered reputation as an opponent of pork-barrel spending, courtesy of the fact-checkers at the AP:
In her two years as governor, Alaska has requested nearly $750 million in special federal spending, by far the largest per-capita request in the nation.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

All the Experts on that so called fair and balanced channel keep talking about Palin being an expert on the energy economy, is that just because she lived in Alaska. If that is so then all of us here in Oklahoma must be energy experts also because of the oil, gas and pipelines in our state.

Tulsan said...

And she is a foreign policy expert since Alaska is not far from Siberia.