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National Debt Glossary

Earmark

An allocation of resources to specifically targeted beneficiaries, either through earmarks of discretionary or direct spending, limited tax benefits, or limited tariff benefits.

SOURCE: Congressional Research Service

See also: Pork, Pork barrel legislation

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