GOP movement on earmark reform? 

When they held the House majority, Republicans were loath to do anything about earmarks and their abuse. But now that they are in the minority, watching Democrats do even more damage to the budget than they did, might the House GOP finally come to some kind of resolution?

A senior Republican aide tells The Examiner that Minority Leader John Boehner has called for a special conference meeting this week on earmark reform, to be convened by Conference Chairman Mike Pence, R-Ind.

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David Freddoso came to the Washington Examiner in June 2009, after serving for nearly two years as a Capitol Hill-based staff reporter for National Review Online. Before writing his New York Times bestselling book, The Case Against Barack Obama, he spent three years assisting Robert Novak, the legendary Washington... more
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