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Entire GOP conference signed off on the 'Kentucky Kickback'

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Every Republican senator had a chance to object to the Kentucky dam spending provision of the debt limit deal that angered conservatives but none did. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., alerted the conference that the bill would include funding authorization for an Ohio River project in Kentucky during a Wednesday meeting. "It's not an earmark and no one suggested it was or raised a complaint at...

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