Yay. Bet ya' didn't know that, did ya?
Meanwhile, Congress is once again messing around by attaching riders to bills in which the riders have absolutely nothing to do with the original bills, something they do to gain political advantage, get unpopular/pork bills passed, or both.
It's time to throw the bums out.
That won't work just once: They're too entrenched in the idea that they're better than us, and that we work for them. We need to keep firing them, every election cycle, until they get the idea. Let them stand on the unemployment line for awhile. The economy's about to dip again, so the rest of us will need the jobs anyway.