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Sen. McCain mentions TCS work on the Earmarks Request Database on the Senate Floor

December 14, 2010

Dec. 14, 2010

Taxpayers for Common Sense was mentioned by Senator John McCain (R-AZ) on the Senate floor today about our work on the FY 2011 Earmarks Request Database.  Working with Taxpayers Against Earmarks and, Taxpayers for Common Sense identified over 39,000 requested earmarks worth $130 billion.

Video of Senator McCain's speech can be viewed below.  The speech can also be viewed here.





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