One of the most contentious issues for the new U.S. Congress is earmarks, money set aside by congressmen for particular projects. Now, thanks to data from Taxpayers for Common Sense, you can look through all the earmarks set aside for North Carolina.
Try the new Civitas Carolina Transparency tool which lets you see which North Carolina legislators requested earmarks, what the projects are, and how much they cost. Check it out by clicking here.
Is your legislator bringing home the bacon or stuffing us with pork? Check out the earmarks, and decide for yourself.