How many times have you heard of Senators and Representatives adding riders or amendments to bills to help fund their pet projects back in their states or for a friend?…
- $384,949 for the study of duck penises
- $876,752 to study snail sex
- $15.3 million for the infamous Bridge to Nowhere in Alaska
- $113,227 for a video game preservation center in New York
Recently I … compared the Confederate Constitution with that of the US, since they used the US Constitution as their foundation.
While writing that comparison, I discovered one short 23-word paragraph that the Confederates added to their Constitution that I really wish was part of ours.
“(20) Every law, or resolution having the force of law, shall relate to but one subject, and that shall be expressed in the title.”