President Barack Obama continues to compile a rapidly-growing list of broken campaign promises.
During the 2008 Presidential campaign, Obama promised he would not sign any spending or budget bill with "pork barrell" earmarks — the Congressional pet projects that bloat virtually every spending bill that emerges from the House and Senate.
That was then. This is now and now administration officials say Obama will sign a budget bill packed with pork.
So much for change.
Obama will sign spending bill despite earmarks – President Barack Obama will break a campaign pledge against congressional earmarks and sign a budget bill laden with millions in lawmakers’ pet projects, administration officials said….