2004 Pig Book


Citizens Againt Government Waste has released its 2004 Pig Book, a compendium of taxpayer-financed pork projects. Read all about it here.

The much-coveted "Whole Hog Award," given to the pol who directs the most pork back to his jurisdiction, goes Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) for sending $524 million in useless crap to the rugged individualists who keep returning him to office.