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Posted: Friday, June 28, 2013 2:36 pm

Congress doesn’t agree on much these days, whether it’s the name of a bridge or funding for whatever. However, every now and then, there is a compromise.

Take the new bridge at St. Louis that will span the Mississippi River. Missouri lawmakers wanted it to be named after the great St. Louis Cardinal bsseball player, Stan Musial. On the other side of the river, the Illinois lawmakers wanted the name Veterans in honor of all who served in the military. Since no agreement could be reached between lawmakers on both sides of the river, Congress stepped in to make the decsion.

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