Sounds like a great title for a movie, starring Bruce Willis. Right? Well, it's more like an appropriate adjective for this current government.
Here, a fine specimen of recklessness, John Conyers shows why he is a typical bottom feeding politician from Detroit (which is comparable to one from Chicago):
Earth to Conyers:
Why bother to read it? Then, why bother to write it? Why bother to vote on it? What if it contained language that eliminated your district and put you out of a job. But you wouldn't know that unless you read the bill, would you?
I doubt he is reading this, so let's consider something else, shall we?
Not only are these snake oil peddlers arrogant in their assertions, they are hypocritical as well. Take a moment and listen to this interview of Obama, from 2004:
Another instance of it only counts, when I say it counts.
Look, these people are tromping on the people and counting us as ignorant peasants, who have no say in what they do. Most of them are quite content to posture for the cameras, attend meetings, and look important. They do not care about the lasting impact their votes have, on the people they represent. If they did, they would take the time to weigh every action they take, carefully and deliberately.