Senator McCain doesn’t like “earmarked” congressional spending for special local projects. There is one story he has told for a long time about this kind of “waste.” It’s that of the Montana grizzly bear DNA study. It always gets a great laugh, generates some outrage, and he convinces many of his point of view.
Anyone who knows the slightest about the grizzly DNA project knows, however, that his interpretation of the study is entirely wrong.
Rocky Barker writes about it today in his blog, “Letters to the West”.
McCain grizzly earmark story raises questions on his focus. Rocky Barker. Idaho Statesman