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Stop making parts of programs that have nothing to do with it.

When the Obamacare package came up and I heard it was 2500 pages long, it made me wonder how long a bill can really be. So I started reading some of it, and quite frankly I was rather upset. Many many portions of the bill had nothing to do with healthcare, but rather it gave money to states for other things. So, really the US government needs to stop bassing bills with all those extras, and also needs to amend bills... more »

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Legislative Branch

Make "No more pork" the law!

Each bill should stand on its own merits. If something is worth spending taxpayer money on, then it should stand by itself to be examined. Adding pork to get a Congressman's or Senator's vote is dishonest, morally bankrupt, and disgusting, and not to mention it drives up the cost of government, adds unnecessary items that must be paid for, and wastes our tax dollars. STOP the pork! NO MORE ADDING unrelated additions... more »

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