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2009-08-12 11:59:00

WASHINGTON, Aug.12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --WashingtonWatch.com users have brought permanent change to earmarking practices in Washington, D.C. Federal Computer Week reports that beginning next year the White House's Office of Management and Budget will begin collecting and reporting earmark requests, as the WashingtonWatch.com site has been doing this summer. http://tinyurl.com/OMBearmarks "With our example, we've shown that earmark requests should be on the public record and in useful...

2009-08-07 09:07:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In under three weeks, WashingtonWatch.com has collected and mapped over 16,000 congressional earmarks - and now has collected every last earmark request from the members of Congress and Senators representing New York.

2008-07-04 12:00:13

WASHINGTON, July 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "What better way to celebrate the founding of our nation than... um, by... blogging?" So begins the introductory post on the new WashingtonWatch.com blog.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.