Sorry to get all political on you, but this is actually pretty scary. Turns out this huge bail out bill being sent for speedy approval to congress contains language that would effectively end congressional power--the control of the purse strings. Guess which branch would get it?
You can read all about it here, on Daily Kos. It's time to make a few calls or send a few faxes to our dear representatives!
They're going to be feeling a lot of pressure to do something quick. But passage of this bill would more or less put the nails in the legislative coffin.