But Washington can ill afford to import a government of dysfunction perpetrated by a handful of lawmakers willing to jeopardize our social safety net to reward corporate tycoons and protect their tax loopholes.
“Groundhog Day” ends when Bill Murray begins to look outward and help the community that surrounds him, rather than selfishly focus on the world within him. It’s time my Republican colleagues take a similar approach and join Democrats in governing rather than tearing down.
Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) serves on the Budget Committee and is a former Speaker of the California Assembly.
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.