Just Enough to Get By
How Moderates think:
Like Mr. Brown, Ms. Snowe said she did not think the measure went far enough, and she also protested the Democratic decision to bar any Republican amendments. But the senator, who was particularly supportive of some business-oriented provisions in the measure, said those concerns were outweighed by the need to show Americans that Congress was acting. [Emphasis added]
via In Passage of Jobs Measure, a Glimpse of Bipartisanship — NYTimes.com.
So Olympia doesn’t think this legislation is good, but is going to vote for it anyway just to show that congress still does stuff now and then. Really good problem solving Congress, really good. No wonder your work product always shows such attention to detail and quality.