We need KOSHER Transportation Funding, Transportation legislation that prohibits pork.
This New York Times article:
Campaign Funds for Alaskan; Road Aid to Florida describes the problem.
Local officials in Florida are receiving funds for a road they do not want, and are being blackmailed to accepting it with the threat they won’t get other funding. The reason, a local property developer contributed to
Congressman Young’s campaign.
And the really strange thing is in the whole scheme of things, they did not give that much … something like $200,000 for Republicans in exchange for $91 million in
local road projects.
KOSHER: Keep Our State Highway Expenditures Rational.