McClintock Amendment Would Have Saved Taxpayer Money
Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA) defended his amendment to the Energy and Water Appropriations Bill (H.R. 2609) on the House floor Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the amendment was later defeated. The video can be viewed here. We key voted in favor of this amendment as it would have cut significant amounts of unnecessary, wasteful spending. By rejecting it, the House overtly harmed taxpayers.