Torrents of cold rain and winter winds on Memorial Day. Are we experiencing climate change or just feeling the Founding Fathers whirling in their graves over the shenanigans in Washington this week? Plus In the Numbers This Week: $16 Billion in Farm Subsidies $19 Billion in Emergency Relief Funds Stalled by ONE GOP House member
I find it genuinely shocking that the President of the United States merely stood by and watched the Congress play a week long legislative game of “whackamoo”. This is the end of government of the people, by the people and FOR the people. Instead we have a perpetual campaign were the power of the political party is the basis of legitimacy – rather than power derived from the governed.