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Bring back bacon? Southern Illinois congressmen push for return of budget earmarks... +
Congressmen from southern Illinois want the return of so-called earmarks that allow local representatives designate federal funds for local projects. U.S. Reps. Mike Bost and John Shimkus are among the Republican members of Congress asking to lift the mor...
Congressmen from Southern Illinois push for earmarks return... +
Mike Bost and John Shimkus are among the Republican members of Congress asking to lift the moratorium on earmarks, which allow representatives to designate funds for local projects through the legislative process. For decades until the late 1980s, southe...