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Marine Earmarks

dweller - March 11, 2009

 "Earmarks" are much in the news recently—funds specifically requested by law-makers for projects in their home areas. Among the highest-priced earmarks nationwide are marine projects. In Michigan, for example, 4 of the top 5 earmarks requested by national legislators are for harbor dredging and the Soo locks. Here's a news story...