The award goes to Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) for saying that disaster relief for his own state is contingent upon budget cuts somewhere else.
“That’s always been his position [to offset disaster aid],” a spokesman told the Huffington Post Monday night. “He supported offsets to the bill funding the OKC bombing recovery effort.”
Being consistent doesn’t always make you a better person. It just makes you an asshole who can be counted on to always do the wrong thing.