Congress Just Authorized $1.1 Trillion In Spending…And Nobody Read The Bill
This article comes from Activist Post.
by Kimberly Paxton
We are so lucky to live in a country where we have representation. Think about it – we all get to choose someone to go to Washington DC and look out for our best interests. We all have a voice, and we can all rest assured that those elected officials will diligently work for us, their constituents.
Please note my sarcasm.
It’s triggered by the recent spending bill passed by Congress – all 1, 582 pages of it.
According to one very amused congressman, Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) nobody read this massive bill. Trust me, this is really funny. You’ll laugh too.
On Capitol Hill on Thursday, CNSNews.com asked Blumenauer: “The omnibus bill yesterday, it was 1,582 pages, did you have a chance to read all the pages before voting on it?”
Blumenauer laughed and said: “Nobody did!”
“Nobody did?” said the CNSNews.com reporter.
“Nope,” said Blumenauer.
This isn’t even “corruption”. It goes way beyond that. This is our elected representatives giving us the middle finger and then laughing about it. Because it’s all a big joke to them. They make salaries most of us can only dream about earning and they don’t even have enough respect for those of us who put them into office to, I don’t know, do their jobs!