Check out the HuffPost Article Here
So the Republicans fought hard (actually, not even that hard) to extend all the Bush tax cuts, which would cost the country billions of dollars in tax revenue. But they’re opposing a proposal to better ensure the safety of our food and the bill costs 1.5 billion dollars over five years?
The Tea Partiers and some Republicans aren’t even looking at the effects of the legislation before deciding whether to support or oppose it, which is somewhat pathetic. What’s worse is that most of the American electorate, or most conservative Americans, either are not aware of this notion or choose to ignore it.