Boehner Triples DOMA Defense Legal Budget

  • dancedancekj

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    Oct 05, 2011 3:49 AM GMT
    http://www.washingtonblade.com/2011/10/04/boehner-triples-cost-cap-to-defend-doma-in-court/

    “Now, we find that Speaker Boehner’s hand-picked lawyers have exhausted the half-million dollars we were told would be the total cost and they need an additional $1 million dollars — or 300% of the original contract, to continue the work.”
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    Oct 05, 2011 3:50 AM GMT
    Despicable!
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    Oct 05, 2011 12:45 PM GMT
    Wasteful spending anyone?
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    Oct 05, 2011 12:53 PM GMT
    This comes as a surprise to whom?
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    Oct 05, 2011 1:18 PM GMT
    Nice catch. Almost created another post on this. icon_redface.gif

    Ridiculous that this is from the same party that says we need to reduce spending and focus on job creation.

    They were obviously quick to find ways to waste more money, where exactly are the job creation efforts?

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    Oct 05, 2011 1:50 PM GMT
    creyente saidNice catch. Almost created another post on this. icon_redface.gif

    Ridiculous that this is from the same party that says we need to reduce spending and focus on job creation.

    They were obviously quick to find ways to waste more money, where exactly are the job creation efforts?



    In their eyes, spending must be cut in every area except those relating to supporting wars, fighting abortion and a woman's right to choose, and our rights as GLBT individuals.