Paying Politicians a salary comparable to the bribery money they make, May diminish their desire to Loot the US Treasury for the benefit of those who bribe.


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Gaius 1 year 28 weeks ago

Capital punishment for taking bribes would work better and be cheaper. In your plan Howard what is to keep a Congresscritter from taking both the higher salary and the bribes? Another thing, reduce their Congressional pensions by all earnings. And change their pay; nothing from the US, their pay must come from the states they represent in an amount deemed appropriate by their constituents.


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