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AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREBlues bury Kings early with four first-period goals Rep. Joe Barton, R-Tex, thinks the system by which college football chooses its national champion is “deeply flawed.” So he’s launched hearings before his House Energy and Commerce Committee to investigate the matter. His timing couldn’t be worse. While the BCS system has produced controversial results in the past, no one denies that the picks for this year’s title game – USC and Texas – are on the money. But even if they weren’t, is that any of Washington’s business? Note to the congressman: If you want to fix something, try homeland security funding. Or health care. Or immigration. Or Social Security. Just pick an issue that matters, an issue for which congressional action would actually be welcome. Because there is nothing more “deeply flawed” than a government that refuses to do its job, while meddling in everyone else’s. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!