Guarantee no support in the Hill from both sides. YOu think McConnell will do this (and hurt UK and Louisville hell no); ALl the university's lobby in washington would squash this in a heartbeat. AND FRANKLY with all the other stuff, this is small potatoes.
You're correct about this being small potatoes but never underestimate the desire of a politician to stick his nose where it doesn't belong. There is no area or subject matter that is off limits.