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Shed a Tear for those Under-Appreciated Bureaucrats Who Get Lavish Pensions and Live in $700K Homes

FairnessMan Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 4:48 PM
There should be a special hotter place in hell for thieves like them that don't even realize or appreciate what they have - living LARGE on the efforts of the poor slobs with real jobs. And ditto on the McMansions in North Jersey.

When I first read this story in the Washington Post about supposedly under-appreciated federal bureaucrats, I was tempted to focus on the sentence referring to “the sledgehammer of budget cuts scheduled to hit today.”

Is the Washington Post so biased and/or clueless that reporters really think that a 1.2 percent reduction in overall spending for the current fiscal year (which means the federal budget would still be larger than...