North Carolina Democrats take Hypocrisy to New Heights

Well, this is rich.

Apparently some Democratic House members are criticizing the state’s compromise budget plan for containing pork spending.

While I agree with their assessments, I detail many of the pork projects in this budget summary, I think this may set a record for lack of self-awareness. Roy Cooper’s office has even chimed in: “A document released by Cooper’s office listed more than 100 specific earmarks in the budget, totaling more than $70 million.”

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North Carolina Democrats certainly should know what pork spending looks like. For example:

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