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Jim Demint Earmark Ban

GOP Earmark Ban Won't Stop Lawmakers From Injecting Taxpayer Dollars Into Pet Projects

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Despite their claims, the Republicans' ban on earmarks won't stop lawmakers from steering taxpayers' dollars to pet projects. And i...

Mitch McConnell & Jim DeMint Embroiled In Intense GOP Power Struggle: Who's Really The Leader?

McClatchy | James Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Jim DeMint won one of the biggest legislative victories of his career Monday when Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell agreed to the South Caro...

GOP Senators Back Earmark Ban After Requesting MILLIONS In Pork

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing & Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

GOP senators have begun sharpening their swords for an epic face-off over a proposed earmark ban, a measure that some members of Congress believe must...