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Maybe back before the house for a vote tomorrow.
We've been asking how things -- put the output and who would try that -- got -- got out cut it.
-- yesterday we asked democratic senator Jon tester about a new.
Health care provision and we -- Republican senator Arlen Specter about the details of that particular bill.
And how it got there in the first place here is how he described it.
Could something as important as this have been stuck in this bill.
And on tried to be crammed down the throats of the American people in away or even the president is threatening us with economic collapse if you guys don't sign off on it instantly.
Well when you want to find out who put provisions in bills mature hundreds of pages long -- Constant battle.
Candidly that's why you need more time traveler here as we've ever had hearings on this bill.
We've never had a marker -- shareholders drove over it line by line.
-- that was yesterday.
Now today -- YA because you ask -- get this question Jeff Miller.
Jeff Millar -- and he once and now.
Why just those darn hard to identify the individuals and hold them accountable for inserting specific components into the bill good question that thank you Jeff -- senior capital producers on the hill.
Where she's buried well not yet but soon to be.
Necktie and all this paperwork there Trish.
I would we get the question every day.
I mean viewers want to know I have it is -- which member of congress is inserting that's are supporting that amendment who -- what can you tell.
Well first of all I would say to the viewers out there you need to understand what an earmark yes.
It's that it put simply it's a special project put into a bill for a specific amount of money.
And by a specific member it's the best way to describe it if maybe.
-- -- number one famous project it's called the bridge to nowhere good by senator Ted Stevens former senator Ted Stevens.
Bridge that was to be able to Alaska for.
A number of millions of dollars in its first -- project.
Do things different going into your viewer who asked.
In this stimulus bill you can look all through it and you won't find that anything that since so little in what what do you mean I don't really long.
Well I played as one and not give an example.
There is two billion dollars this is probably the biggest project that's in the belt has two billion dollars for a clean coal power plant.
That's near zero emission.
So as we talked to experts you can't find one in the country except one and only divide one.
In the tune Illinois that's right president Obama's onstage there's a project called future Jack it's.
Two billion -- -- -- know what you're saying though is in this bill and we're looking at the language in this stimulus bill now that you described there now that in this bill.
You cannot find the names of the members of congress attached to the amendments.
That -- -- -- -- fear they -- -- -- a bunch of garbled language that you're seeing.
We'll wait and see is that.
They -- in such a way that it sounds fairly innocuous might be that the Department of Energy could reach up financial plan.
Get them some money fifty billion dollars.
But as you look through it you can see the narrowing the definition.
A million that you know billion dollars that fits this particular type of fine and then.
You know they they narrowly.
Downed trees in the energy he is -- -- strategy among congressmen and women to do it that way so we can't be traced back to them.
All its target for me to that'd be voted -- these guys that you know they don't like the idea pet projects and present Obama has made it and that month.
But this is so you would think this is probably the idea and they've done it before the number of spending bill I'll.
I assure you that thank you for an answer and that by the waitress last week about two weeks ago we -- Carl on this topic to trying to run down the same answer.
That we went to senate dot gov tell our viewers again that website and I needed a master's degree to think that stuff out.
Before you get an entire bill -- that's a fascinating answer.
And one that suggests folks are running for cover.
I in a manner of speaking Trish turner on the hilly got a question you want answered something like that that -- foxnews.com.
Or email lines are open.
Are right now because US and thanks again Jeff Miller for that question present Obama.
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