NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - A lot of politicians are weighing in with demands before they'll support raising the debt ceiling. Most of their conditions are related to debt, such as put in place a debt reduction plan or cut spending.
But some conditions can't even claim to be third cousins once removed. Punish union defenders. Drill, baby drill. Revolutionize federal regulation.
Of course, it's not as if totally unrelated measures never make it into formal legislation.FULL STORY