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Obama signs earmark-laden spending bill

Says he will still reform budget process

Globe Staff And Associated Press / March 12, 2009

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After days of being hammered for not opposing a business-as-usual, earmark-filled spending bill, President Obama rededicated himself yesterday to reforming the budget process to weed out wasteful projects even as he signed the legislation into law. (Full article: 711 words)

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