Learning from the rich Jews


Defending Sen. Jim DeMint’s principled opposition to congressional earmarks, two South Carolina Republican county chairmen figured they’d come up with a pretty good analogy:

There is a saying that the Jews who are wealthy got that way not by
watching dollars, but instead by taking care of the pennies and the
dollars taking care of themselves. By not using earmarks to fund
projects for South Carolina and instead using actual bills, DeMint is
watching our nation’s pennies and trying to preserve our country’s
wealth and our economy’s viability to give all an opportunity to

Ever heard that saying, Bernie?
(H/T Religion Clause)

Update: Apologies all ’round. Every time it rains it rains…