Slush funds for the executive branch in authorization and appropriations bills are a big no-no, but if they are intended for Members and their staff to use, that would seem to be different.
What I found in the House Armed Services Committee's defense authorization bill is described at Time's Battleland blog at http://battleland.blogs.time.
com/2012/05/29/a-peek-at- pentagon-pork-a-taxpayers- guide/,
A Peek at Pentagon Pork: A Taxpayers’ Guide
By Winslow Wheeler | May 29, 2012 |