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Alaska’s Prince of Pork Indicted


One of the leading enemies of fiscal responsibility on Capitol Hill has been indicted on corruption-related charges, according to press reports.

Senator Ted Stevens (R-Alaska), infamous for pushing the “Bridge to Nowhere” and thousands and thousands of other pork-barrel projects, has been under investigation for some time and is alleged to have made false statements to federal investigators during the investigation.

Stevens has been criticized by conservatives for supporting Senator Daniel Akaka‘s (D-Hawaii) bill that would give Native Hawaiians special privileges based on race and the right to create their own government.

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Matthew Vadum

The author of Subversion Inc.: How Obama’s ACORN Red Shirts are Still Terrorizing and Ripping Off American Taxpayers (WND Books, 2011), Vadum, former senior vice president at CRC, writes and speaks widely…
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