According to The Hill, Nancy Pelosi has spent $16K this year on flowers. Overall, Pelosi's office has spent $3 million dollars over the first nine months of 2007, compared to 1.8 million spent by Speaker Dennis Hastert over the same period in 2006. Republican leader John Boehner's expenses have also increased this year.
It his hard to argue that fiscal responsibility has returned to Capitol Hill with $16,000 spent on flowers.
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