Here’s The Real Reason We Aren’t Done With Shutdowns


Maybe if elected office were less of “cushy” deal more work could be done for the people. Keep Congress at 2-year terms. Lessen Senate terms to 3 years. Make gerrymandering against the law. Lessen congressional salaries to 85K per year with medical only provided while in office. Retired benefits are only paid to those re-elected three times consecutively and not paid until their 65th birthday. Three times re-elected and you are done as well. No more camping out in congress. Holidays and recess on the same schedule as other federal employees. Guarded protection only provided within DC limits same with chauffeured transportation. Trips out of country can only be approved by Speaker of the House and the Senate Majority leader. No citizens united.
Maybe then we’d get some results.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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