Anyone think 'food czar' is a frightening concept?
Ask a Ukranian.
Ask the Chinese.
Why is this critical to push through now, during the lame duck session? What is the imminent crisis?
It's the take-over of another industry.
It's a massive increase in the size of a federal agency.
It's a lot of new money, when INCREASING the budget seems like a bad idea.
But this is so much more.
Historically, this is 'how it's done'.