Michele Bachmann has shown true leadership in her call recently for a “redefinition” of earmarks.
She wants to take the tiny sliver representing earmarks in the chart below and make it smaller:
“I don’t believe that building roads and bridges and interchanges should be considered an earmark,” Bachmann said. “There’s a big difference between funding a tea pot museum and a bridge over a vital waterway.”
I couldn’t agree more. So now I’m going to follow her lead and suggest some further Republican “redefinitions” of my own.…