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Cleared of Ethics Charges, Maxine Waters Ready to Write Bank Laws

brs Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 8:59 AM
At what point do the governed no longer consent?
Lady Wolverine Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 9:07 AM
If you're talking about in districts like Maxine's, they'll no longer consent on the day she stops giving away the goodies. And we know that'll never happen.

The last time we met “This Old Socialist,” Congresswoman Maxine Waters, (D-Delusional), she was being probed for “ethics violations,” which is fed-speak for “things for which you and I go to jail, but which is legal for congress.”

Waters, then, was gamely trying to vie for a leadership position on the Financial Services Committee despite a dogged investigation regarding her finances and influence peddling that had dragged out for months. She was doing so in the wake of the announcement that the committee’s ranking Democrat, Barney Frank (D-Dope) (pun intended) was leaving congress to fulfill his lifelong dream of getting married...

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