Pork-Barrel Spending: Republicans Win Transparency, but $23 Billion Slush Fund Remains
Publication Date: June 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Brian M. Riedl
Keywords: Budget; obey; bridge to nowhere; republican study committee
Coverage: United States
After an important victory for budget transparency, House Members must now eliminate pork projects and the slush fund created to fund them.