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Kerry, Tierney lost credibility by funding unneeded engine

December 28, 2009

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Elected representatives have a greater responsibility to draw a line when it comes to projects that are wasteful or unnecessary. Unfortunately, both Massachusetts senators and Representative John Tierney crossed the line when they salvaged a jet engine program that the Pentagon itself does not want. (Full article: 358 words)

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