Ensign on government: Are you tough enough?

Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) is calling out fellow lawmakers for not making enough difficult decisions.

"We as the federal gov't are not making the tough decisions," Ensign tweeted Thursday.

The Congress, of course, is in the midst of debating budgetary legislation, and many Republican critics have invoked the "tough decisions" meme as a way to bolster their own plans.