Every time power changes hands in Washington, we are promised transparency, honesty, fiduciary trust and the end of corruption. Nobody ever delivers on those promises. Why? The answer comes from the Center for Freedom and Prosperity.
"That government is best which governs least." - -- Thomas Paine [http://www.quotedb.com/quotes/1213]
To reduce the rat population, cut off their food supply. To reduce graft & corruption, shrink the slush funds. You can begin by selecting trustworthy and sincere Tea Party advocates in the primary elections. You will not have conservatives to vote for in November unless you nominate them in the primaries.
Thanks and a tip of the hat to http://dancingczars.wordpress.com/2010/07/29/looks-like-a-story-of-washington-corruption/