A Congressman/woman collects asalary while in office and receives no
pay when they're out ofoffice.
2. Congress (past,present & future) participates in Social
All funds in the Congressionalretirement fund move to the
Social Security systemimmediately. All future funds flow into
the Social Security system,and Congress participates with the
American people. It may not beused for any other purpose.
3. Congress canpurchase their own retirement plan, just as all
4. Congress will no longervote themselves a pay raise.
Congressional pay will rise bythe lower of CPI or 3%.
5. Congress loses theircurrent health care system and
participates in the samehealth care system as the American people.
6. Congress mustequally abide by all laws they impose on the
7. All contracts with pastand present Congressmen/women are void
effective 12/1/12. TheAmerican people did not make this
Jagbender's battle of the bulge The problems we face today are because the people who work for a living are outnumbered by the people who vote for a living
If only it were true and it would actually happen. That alone would jolt congress into getting their heads out of their well-fed asses and work together to solve real problems rather than trying to legislate morality.
Some mornings, it's just not worth chewing through the leather straps. - Emo Phillips