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Bully Tactics: Rep. Cummings Abusing Power by Intimidating Voter Integrity Group True the Vote

gingko Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 10:47 AM
Skywalker, that's been going on for quite a few years but has become painfully obvious under the last couple of administrations. We've all watched our representatives vote to apply laws and rules to us peasants while they always exempt themselves from these laws & rules. How can that be and why have we allowed it? Why have we allowed them to vote themselves automatic pay raises & benefits.........and never give up their nobility positions within the 'court' of Washington, DC. We have let them get away with placing themselves above us, their bosses. Terms limits have become a necessity now because they will never willingly vacate their prestigious positions as nobles within the court and, thus, lords over us, the plebians.
Koz'isms Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 12:04 PM
Well said. The only way to stop behaviour like this is ti have term limits. There should be no career politicians/judges when you work for the people.

Ranking Member of the House Oversight Committee Elijah Cummings is using intimidation tactics against the voter integrity group True the Vote with AFL-CIO, NAACP and other far left groups following his lead.

On October 4, Cummings sent a letter to True the Vote President Catherine Engelbrecht on official House Oversight and Government Reform Committee letterhead, demanding she turn over documents and training material used by the group for people planning to volunteer as poll watchers on Election Day. Engelbrecht responded to Cummings' request by offering to meet with him in Washington D.C. to explain the mission of True the...