If only all of us could write our own story line.
Not taking away from all the work the Congresswoman has done. Politics aside, it is very common in public service to work incredibly hard, but not have that much recognition.
Some may say that's the point. Service is the reward, as I like to say.
But, I guess when you place your happiness in things that are fading, you have to "keep people informed" of how magnificent you are...or something of that nature.
Reminds me of the scene from Holy Grail where Sir Robin doesn't like the words being sung.