It's good to be green

Rep. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) didn't seem to have any hesitation about heading to a meeting with Republicans for Environmental Protection on Thursday, boasting of his award from that group.

It may not be easy being green if you're Kermit the Frog, but if you're Mark Kirk, things couldn't get better. The Illinois GOP-er tweeted:
Heading into a meeting with the Republicans for Environmental Protection. In April, they named me the "Greenest Republican in Congress"