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The Sandy Claus Bill

WHILE the national spotlight is on the looming Fiscal Cliff and whether the country will go over it, plunging into the roaring waters below—cue scary music—the usual high-rollers (with your money, Dear Taxpayer ) have seen their chance. They’ve put together the mother of all log-rolling, patronage-dispensing, pork-distributing appropriation bills, and are about to sneak it through the Senate while the country’s attention is elsewhere.

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