The Sandy relief package prepared by the Senate is a pork-laden monstrosity. There is no reason at all that it must be passed now.—
Gabriel Malor (@gabrielmalor) January 02, 2013
The House GOP is under fire for scrapping the Hurricane Sandy relief bill, but a growing number of conservatives are grateful that the bill didn’t pass. Though it is ostensibly dedicated to post-Sandy relief, the bill is actually loaded with pork — lots of it.
Ace of Spades HQ blogger Gabriel Malor dissected the bill:
Many conservatives agree:
While bill may have been scrapped because of a GOP hissy fit as opposed to commitment to reducing spending:
One thing is for sure: the Sandy relief bill as is would only be a headache for American taxpayers.