Waxman-Markey: It’s a Foreign Aid Bill, Too

From page 1225 of H.R. 2454, the Waxman-Markey legislation:

There’s bilateral aid, but there’s much more — largess from U.S. benefactors that will be funneled through less accountable (unaccountable) international agencies, as per page 1224:

(3) DISTRIBUTION THROUGH INTERNATIONAL FUND OR INSTITUTION.—If allowances are distributed to a multilateral fund or institution, as authorized in paragraph (1), the Secretary of State, or such other Federal agency head as the President may designate, shall seek to ensure the establishment and implementation of adequate mechanisms to….

Senators, read the bill! Somebody should.

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