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Bob_C Wrote: May 17, 2012 2:23 PM
You're a funny little man. The most expensive (and mandatory) entity in the country is government by far - more than housing, food and clothing combined, yet you wish the government to do something about undue costs? Government at all levels costs the average American over 50% of their income and the crap the government is supposed to do is done with monumental incompetence and at outrageous cost - including having to spend more than 40% more than they take in.
heren Wrote: May 17, 2012 2:33 PM
And the private Fed-Res takes "Our-Govts-Our-trillions-$$$" and gives it to big-WS-banks at 0%-interest, who hide it away, never to be seen again !
The real class warfare in this country isn't rich vs. poor, it's government employees vs. we, the taxpayers, who pay their salaries.

Working for the government is supposed to be a trade-off: You can't be fired and don't have to exert yourself, but you will receive smaller remuneration than in the private sector, where layoffs are common (especially in the Obama economy!). Instead, government jobs are safe, secure, pressure-free -- and now, amazingly lucrative!

Whether it's in Wisconsin, Illinois, California or the nation's capital, today's public sector workers expect to do little or no work (I'm not counting partying...

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