Ron Paul took to the House floor today to tell his colleagues that we actually need more earmarks, not less:
YouTube - Ron Paul on Earmarks (House floor 3/10/09)
Dr. Paul also appeared with Neal Cavuto to debunk common misconceptions about earmarks:
YouTube - Ron Paul defends earmarks on Cavuto 03/10/2009
Also see Dave Gonigam's great article on earmarks on LewRockwell.com.