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Entries Tagged as 'Rep. Russ Carnahan'

Rusty Whistling in the Wind on Brother’s $100 Million Earmark

September 22nd, 2010 · No Comments

Carnahan windmills in NW Missouri “Being elected to Congress is regarded as being sent on a looting raid for one’s friends. – George F. Will – In this case it is a 100 million dollar earmark for Windmill farms from one brother Carnahan (Russ) to another brother Carnahan (Tom). The spoils of war (aka elections) […]

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Picture of the Day: What $100 Million Earmark?

September 21st, 2010 · No Comments

Our young friend over at the STL Activist Hub demonstrates clearly today why the Democrats will face an electoral tsunami come November.  Mr. Shriver’s gullible idealism shields him from the 500lb gorilla in the room that a $100 million dollar earmark for the brother of two politicians named Carnahan – is not a particularly good […]

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Picture of the Day: Rusty ‘Leading the Charge for Change’ With $1,000 a Plate Fundraisers

September 13th, 2010 · No Comments

Isn’t it hilarious when the Democrats say Republicans are “beholden to the special interests?” Cong. Carnahan: “Protesting ObamaCare is An Attack On Our Representative System of Govt.”

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Video: Russ Carnahan Confronted by Veteran Victims of John Cochran VA Hospital

September 2nd, 2010 · No Comments

Hat tip:SharpElbowsStl

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Quote of the Day: “Darn That Stupid TARP! Er, Sorry, Bro.”

August 31st, 2010 · No Comments

Since Robin now feels it’s necessary to throw her brother Russ under the bus to win an election, we thought we’d help her by highlighting Russ’s profligate spending with an excerpt from a 2008 post: “Carnahan, who was elected in 2004, has managed to pass two bills while in Congress; an arterial road in Jefferson […]

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Video: Russ Carnahan Runs From Ground Zero Mosque Question

August 25th, 2010 · No Comments

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Related: Gateway Pundit: It Begins… Pelosi Lapdog Russ Carnahan Claims He’s a Fiscal Conservative in Campaign Flyers KSDK.com: Russ Carnahan does not respond to opponent’s attempts to spur debate Rasmussen Reports: 62% oppose the building of a mosque near where the World Trade Center

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Blogger Asks: “Why Charge Waters, But Not Prince Russ?

August 17th, 2010 · No Comments

The Unablogger makes an interesting point: Case in point: Rep. Waters is charged with steering stimulus funds to a business (in this case a bank) in which a family member (specifically Waters’ husband) has a financial interest. But Rep. Russ Carnahan (D-MO) steered stimulus funds to a business (in this case a wind farm) in […]

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Video: Welcome Home Russ Carnahan

August 6th, 2010 · No Comments

Hat tip: dsm0012 “Just a short video to let Russ Carnahan know how much we miss him when he’s in Washington, DC.” RebootCongress.blogspot.com

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Video: How To Suck at Slow Pitch Softball, With Russ Carnahan

June 9th, 2010 · No Comments

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Carnahan Co-Sponsors 15 Earmarks Totalling $41,532,000 for FY 2010; Ranked 91 out of 435

June 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Graphic: opensecrets.org According to opensecrets.org, Rusty Carnahan is one of the biggest spenders in Congress of your money. In fiscal year 2010, Rusty has sponsored or co-sponsored 15 earmarks totalling well over $41 million dollars, or, $41,532,00 to be exact. That comes out precisely to $2,768,800 per earmark! Isn’t that about what we’re spending per […]

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