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Cheap Politicians

L. Stephen Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 1:47 PM
I agree that a single term is necessary but would include Federal Judges and even the Supremes. I would also like to see 401Ks etc. for pensions, not benefits for life. Add to that a system of hiring based solely on skills, attitude, work ethic and demonstrate a full understanding of the Constitution. No communists, socialists, statists or facists should be allowed to work for this Constitutional Republic.
Joycey Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 2:16 PM
Agreed. To be an American means to agree with our Founders. There is no place in America for commies and their fellow travelers and idiots.
Joycey Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 2:15 PM
Agreed. To be an American means to agree with our Founders. There is no place in America for commies and their fellow travelers and idiots.
Now that the National Football League has apparently learned that it can be costly to hire cheap officials, perhaps the rest of us should learn the same lesson when it comes to government officials, whose bad calls can do a lot more damage.

What do we do when we want a better car, a better home or a better bottle of wine? We pay more for it. We definitely need a lot better crop of public officials. Yet we insist on paying flea market prices for people who will be spending trillions of tax dollars, not to mention making foreign policy that...