terrorist |ˈterərist| noun
a person who uses terrorism in the pursuit of political aims.
terrorism |ˈterəˌrizəm| noun
the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aims.
If that doesn’t describe the Republicans and the Democrats and their bullshit posturing while holding the well being of people hostage I don’t know what does. It’s pretty damning that they are willing to risk the livelihoods of the majority of Americans while risking nothing of their own, not even their federal pay.
We’ve got some pretty strong anti-terrorism laws, can’t we use them to clean House (and Senate) or are they only good for infringing on our civil liberties?