Congress looks to buy re-election with defense dollars
Chairman Jack Murtha (D-Pa.), who has a solid reputation for giving the Pentagon things it doesn't need, was once more concerned that the war fighters didn't ask for more. "You only put $2 billion into the budget," he complained about one project. "I assume you'll ask for more money?"
More great examples of the fleecing of America (in the name of defense, freedom, or whatever other euphamism these cynical grabbers use) by our elected officials.