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Obama Takes Care of Family, Friends and Those Who Own Him

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by carpro, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
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    http://www.cnsnews.com/public/content/article.aspx?RsrcID=37026


    Obama Earmarks Benefited Donors and Relatives, Group Says

    Tuesday, October 07, 2008
    By Fred Lucas, Staff Writer

    As an Illinois state legislator, Sen. Barack Obama secured at least $300,000 to fund projects that benefited friends, relatives and contributors, according to a conservative government watchdog group.
    Those projects included a botanical garden that was never built, a church with a controversial pastor and an organization headed by Michelle Obama’s cousin.

    Judicial Watch, using the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, says it obtained information on earmarks doled out by Obama when he represented his Chicago district in the state Senate.
     
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    What group?
     
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    Got link?:type:
     
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    The group would be Judicial Watch, as pointed out in the last paragraph.
     
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    CNSNews: For when Fox is just too darn liberal.
     
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