...but now my congressman is sending me e-mails asking for campaign contributions.
Sadly, the more money you give them the more likely they are to listen to you... that's just the way it is in D.C.
If 20 or 30 members here had a Senator or two and a Congressman or three in their pockets, something might get accomplished in this regards. Possibly.
Youth rebels, age conserves; between them, they advance. The Marines will cease to win battles the moment either camp achieves ascendancy. – Robert Leckie, Helmet for my Pillow