Another sterling entry into the “you just can’t make this stuff up” category.
Every once in a while, the thought occurs to me that the halls of government in Washington are not populated by greedy, money-grubbing, politicians bought by big business and clueless as to the needs of the American people. They are populated by politicians who are idiots. This would be one of those times.
The link in the article is broken, so here is where you can find it on YouTube.