Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $600,000 for Wis. Babcock Institute

Congress serves pork for 'great milk' conference

splaffey September 12, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $200,000 for San Franciscos Museum

Congress has got to get its priorities straight

splaffey September 5, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $250,000 for Stanley Theatre in New York

Truly a premier showplace for congressional pork

splaffey August 29, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $1 Million for the Griffith Observatory

This California pork project takes the cake

splaffey August 24, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $350,000 for Landscape Program in Ill.

Chicago projects range from serious to ridiculous

splaffey August 15, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $2.4 Million for Mark Twain Museum

One can only imagine Twain's reaction to pork

splaffey August 8, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $550,000 for the Glass Museum in Wash.

Chafee dips into constituents' pockets -- again

splaffey August 1, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $4.5 Million for Katahdin Iron Works

It's not the government's job to fund this project

splaffey July 25, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $1 Million for Swimming Pool in California

Jerry Lewis is prime example of what's wrong in D.C.'Renovating' a $1-Million Tax-Funded Pool

splaffey July 18, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $200,000 for California Mining Museum

Sen. Feinstein brings home the bacon -- again

splaffey July 13, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $1 Million for Spray-Paint Simulator

A quick perusal of Citizens Against Government Waste’s annual pork book will unearth many universities...

splaffey July 6, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $950,000 for the Jackson Zoo in Miss.

Rep. Thompson has brought home enough bacon

splaffey June 27, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $3 Million for Discovery Center in Hawaii

'This country cannot afford to be a cash register'

splaffey June 23, 2006

Taxpayer Rip-Off of the Week: $250,000 for Mojave Bird Study

Taxpayers' money is not for Washington to burn

splaffey June 13, 2006