September 30, 2005, 4:32 pm
Congress should take as much vacation as they want. Was it Will Rogers who said that as long as Congress is not in session (read not in Washington) the Republic is secure? If they are disbursed around the world they are not spending our money, and no matter how much they spend on first class travel to anywhere they can think of going it will be cheaper than having them throw money at politically motivated problems. According to super lobbyist Tom Korologos, there are only two things that Congress does well: nothing and over-react. So let’s not complain about their doing nothing.