Where is your district? Is Dr. PhD or MD? If MD, What transformation occurs to all politicians when the arrive in DC that makes them theologians to define religion, experts on insurance, business, banking, etc. with no education or training in these fields to give them basic knowledge on how they operate? When spending is an addiction, how can raising taxes cure it? The proper way to maintain good health is sensible eating, hard work, and regular physical check ups. The same principles apply to economic health.