From Gateway Pundit. . .
It's a Recession... Congress Gives Lawmakers $93,000 More to Spend (Video)
Beautiful. At the same time that President Obama is wagging his finger at Wall Street for their year end bonuses and auto executives are being harassed for flying on private jets, the Democratic-led congress just gave each lawmaker an extra $93,000 in petty cash to spend.
They say they need it to help their constituents and to help the economy.
After all, it takes a lot of money to spend other people's money:
Video from Bulls and Bears.
You just can't make this stuff up.
Related... President Obama wants to spend a trillion dollars on welfare, condoms, international STD prevention, 600,000 new government jobs and handouts for illegal immigrants... But, has issued a demand to the Pentagon to reduce its budget by more than 10%. The dollar figure is $55 billion.