Congress' accomplishments discouraging
Last updated 11/29/2007 at Noon
Reviewing what the US Congress and Senate have been able to accomplish since the last election is pretty discouraging.
Yes, I agree it has a lot to do with the size of their majority (i.e. not enough votes to overcome a Presidential veto), but it’s not just that. After all, Congress does control the purse-strings yet has fallen woefully short of doing anything with this power. Shame on them!
They just don’t have the political will to say to this President: “We’ll fund for the early return of our troops, and for the arms and equipment to ensure their safe return, but we will not fu...