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Video: Rand Paul Returns $600,000 to US Treasury

AmyDB Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 8:46 PM
While $600000 isn't much if every single Senator did the same it would be $60,000,000. I guess that in light of the federal government that isn't much either. Oh well....
SMyles Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 9:13 PM
But it's a symbol of what could and should be done. No catastrophes occurred because of Paul's savings. No one would even know if there wasn't a news story about it. So much for the nightmare BS being handed on MSM about the sequestration.
AmyDB Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 9:23 PM
Sorry SM I should have used the "sarcastic font"
My bad. I apologize.
SMyles Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 9:26 PM
Oh, I hear ya and you're right. No AP necessary. But TY

Bravo to Sen. Rand Paul for practicing what he preaches:
 


Erika Johnsen's perspective is spot on:
 

So what if it’s a politically expedient and less-than-a-drop-in-the-bucket gesture? It’s about leaving no stone unturned in the quest for a more fiscally prudent bureaucracy, and I am one hundred percent for it ... Taking the time to bother with even just the itty bitty chunk of the federal budget allotted to you may be a small thing, but it’s a good one. What...