Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Dem holdouts tout taxpayer funded Pelosi Bribes

Another reason to hate Congress. And yes, I do hate the results and the process and the corruption that is our Congress.

Two last-minute supporters of the House healthcare reform bill boasted of the funds they had won for their districts Monday morning.

California Democratic Reps. Jim Costa and Dennis Cardoza touted new funding for projects and facilities in their districts coming as a result of the House's health legislation.

Both of the lawmakers, who hadn't pledged their support for the bill — which ultimately passed — until shortly before the vote, released statements promoting their successes.