Government corruption begins with pet projects, bills that the American public would never allow...if they knew about them. That's why their hidden, tagged onto the back of acceptable bills. Our politicians are well aware of these 'unacceptable projects', but they are handsomely rewarded for over-looking them.
There is a very simple solution to stop government corruption: One bill. One issue. No pet projects, no piggy-backing, no pork. One bill, one issue, in layman's english.