CNS News asked Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore) if he read the $1.1 trillion spending bill that passed Congress, and Blumenauer admitted that nobody read the bill. This is just the way things are done in Washington, DC these days. They just spend trillions of dollars without anyone bothering to find out what they’re spending it on.
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. (Read More)
Is it any wonder the national debt is now over $17 trillion?
Update: Linked by The Other McCain – thanks!