Peek inside the sausage factory

26 Feb

A wise man once said that two things should never be made in public: laws and sausages.

The legislative process is often very frightening, but perhaps the OpenCongress project can shed some light on the process and make it less scary. After all, if Congressional representatives know that they are being watched closely by their constituents, then they might be less inclined to muck around with stuff.

Do take a look and use the site often. I know I will.

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One Response to “Peek inside the sausage factory”

  1. Paul Koloszar February 26, 2007 at 3:32 pm #

    Haha! Wordsmith.org just had this quote last week (Feb. 22):

    Profits, like sausages… are esteemed most by those who know least about what goes into them. -Alvin Toffler, futurist and author (1928-)

    Trade out the word profits with your preference; Congresspeople, laws,…

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