Jim Bunning

Here are Jim Bunning’s earmarks

All 110 and $657 million that he requested: Air-Supported TEMPER Tents for Force Provider Deployable Medical Systems $8,000,000 Army Injury Prevention and Performance Enhancement Research Initiative $2,000,000 AT4-Confined Space Tandem Warhead YJ05 $4,250,000 Composite Tissue Allotransplantation Research $1,750,000 De-Weighting Military…

Mitch McConnell has another cry

Mitch McConnell didn’t cry when he filibustered to prevent 9/11 first responders from getting health insurance and gay soldiers from getting fired. And he certainly didn’t cry when Jim Bunning gave his farewell. Judd Gregg’s farewell is another story. Don’t…

Senator Beanball Bye-Bye

I noticed Chris Dodd recently got a standing ovation from both sides of the aisle after his goodbye speech. Knowing Jim Bunning, I guess I’m not really surprised by how this rambling and incoherent speech ends: We’ll miss laughing at…

Bunning the quote machine

Al Cross visited Rand Paul’s fancy northern KY fundraiser yesterday (“Rand by the River”… Aqua Buddha didn’t show) and wrote it up for Politico. Jim Bunning showed up and spoke, and you know how that goes: Paul said nothing about…