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The Senator From Alaska . . .

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

· Appointed in 1968.

· Longest-serving Republican

in the U.S. Senate.

· Now serving sixth full term.

· The 84-year-old has committee assignments in Appropriations; Commerce, Science and Transportation; Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; and Rules and Administration.

. . . and the Benefits He Allegedly Received

· A new first floor for his Alaska home.

· New garage.

· New wraparound deck.

· New plumbing.

· New electrical wiring.

· Automobile exchanges.

· Furniture.

· New Viking gas grill.

· New multi-drawer tool cabinet with tools.

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