The $1 trillion spending bill now nearing final approval in Washington D.C. proves beyond any doubt that Washington cannot be fixed by Washington.
It is beyond reform… and beyond the hope of even the most optimistic.
The corruption is so deeply ingrained in the system that even well-meaning individuals like Rand Paul are overrun by the swamp monsters who dominate the establishment. Republican or Democrat, it's all one big, fat, corrupt party now: THE PARTY OF BIG GOVERNMENT.
Elections change nothing
"Why do things never seem to change no matter who we send to Washington? It seems like for decades many of us have been trying to change the direction of this country by engaging in the political process. But no matter how hard we try, the downward spiral of our nation just continues to accelerate," writes Michael Snyder at The Economic Collapse Blog. "Just look at this latest spending deal. Even though the American people gave the Republicans control of the White House, the Senate and the House of Representatives, this deal very closely resembles "an Obama administration-era budget'."