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Good News: Tax Dollars Used to Pay "Stimulus" Recipients to Watch Movies, Play Cards

deprogramming services Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 11:18 AM
At least there should be a minimum wage for parasites.
Michael3116 Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 11:47 AM
Not with my tax dollars! Well we could dock the pay of every elected federal official and their staff to pay for it. I mean all compensation they receive as a result of holding office or working as part of the staff of an elected official. Any future raises they vote for themselves go directly into the pot to pay for that parasite minimum wage act. Say 50 percent of salary and 80 percent of any ancillary income such as speaking fees, value of gifts, trips and anything else received (a junket to Thailand costing 3 million the member is on the hook for 2.6 million to the parasite fund.

The president is asking Congress to approve another unpaid-for "stimulus" package, supposedly designed to execute all of the urgent infrastructure projects that his previous $825 billion effort somehow failed to accomplish (ba-dum-bum).  Since we're on the subject, let's check in on Stimulus 1.0, shall we?  From the Wall Street Journal:
 

The Obama administration's electric car efforts took another hit on Wednesday after a federal inspection found a South Korean advanced battery maker never scaled up U.S. production despite receiving $142 million in...