Do You Really Want These People Running Your Life?Submitted by thenung on Fri, 02/15/2013 - 03:18
"Last month, Public Policy Polling conducted a survey (LINK) regarding the favorability of Congress compared to other things. With a 9% favorability rating, Congress was decidedly less popular than traffic jams, colonoscopies, and cockroaches; Congress did, however, manage narrow victories over both gonorrhea and ebola virus.
If everyone is so unimpressed with the corruption and ineptitude that puts our politicians in the headlines every day, then why are so many people convinced that giving our blundering Federal government more power is a good idea? In fact, our government is either so corrupt or so inept that two different bills both called the Read The Bills Act were introduced in the Senate on multiple occasions. Both S.RES.16 and S. 3360 failed to pass."
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