Pork Barrel Spending? You Decide There are many items criticized as "pork barrel" spending in the omnibus bill before Congress. NPR's Steve Inskeep speaks with Janet Rice Elman of the Association of Children's Museums -- who talks about $725,000 earmarked for the Please Touch Museum -- and with Frank Guillot of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, who describes his effort to fight Formosan termites in New Orleans.
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Pork Barrel Spending? You Decide

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Pork Barrel Spending? You Decide

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There are many items criticized as "pork barrel" spending in the omnibus bill before Congress. NPR's Steve Inskeep speaks with Janet Rice Elman of the Association of Children's Museums — who talks about $725,000 earmarked for the Please Touch Museum — and with Frank Guillot of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, who describes his effort to fight Formosan termites in New Orleans.