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Kingston’s financial battle plan includes stripping NASCAR of military funds

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CONCORD, N.C. – Although he’s never been to a race, Jack Kingston is a NASCAR fan. And he has a Dale Earnhardt license plate to prove it.

The Republican from Savannah, Ga., helped push an amendment through the House Appropriations Committee last week that strips $80 million annually from the military budget used for sports sponsorships.

Almost immediately, Dale Earnhardt Jr. suggested Kingston would change his mind if he went to a race.

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