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Our View: Create commission to lead reform of earmarks
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U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wis.) joined a bipartisan group of his colleagues Tuesday in announcing the introduction of a bill establishing an independent, bipartisan commission to recommend reforms to the earmarking process.Any effort to curb a process that remains out of control despite recent legislation is worthy of support.