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@bleuze 132244 wrote:

OK. Thanks. I was always under the impression that Congress was an independent body and did not know that the Preseident controlled that body of lawmakers. Why even have a Congress?

In the state of the union address GW gave shortly after the UIGEA was signed into law, he vowed to stop this “piggybacking” of bills.

I’ll believe it when I see it. Congress is having a field day by attaching bills that would normally never pass to bills that they know will pass. IE: War funding, port security bills, etc…