Congress

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From: JUNE CERRETA
Date: Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 8:40 PM
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Subject: Congress

> No one has been able to explain to me why young men and
women serve in the
> U.S. Military for 20 years, risking their lives
protecting freedom, and
> only get 50% of their pay. While politicians
hold their political
> positions in the safe confines of the capital,
protected by these same men
> and women, and receive full pay retirement
after serving one term. It just
> does not make any sense.
>
>
Monday on Fox news they learned that the staffers of Congress family
>
members are exempt from having to pay back student loans. This will get
>
national attention if other news networks will broadcast it. When you
add
> this to the below, just where will all of it stop?
>
>
35 States file lawsuit against the Federal Government
>
> Governors
of 35 states have filed suit against the Federal Government for
> imposing
unlawful burdens upon them. It only takes 38 (of the 50) States
> to
convene a Constitutional Convention.
>
> This will take less than
thirty seconds to read. If you agree, please pass
> it on.
>
>
This is an idea that we should address.
>
> For too long we have
been too complacent about the workings of Congress.
> Many citizens had no
idea that members of Congress could retire with the
> same pay after only
one term, that they specifically exempted themselves
> from many of the
laws they have passed (such as being exempt from any fear
> of prosecution
for sexual harassment) while ordinary citizens must live
> under those
laws. The latest is to exempt themselves from the Healthcare
> Reform…
in all of its forms. Somehow, that doesn't seem logical. We do
> not have
an elite that is above the law. I truly don't care if they are
> Democrat,
Republican, Independent or whatever. The self-serving must stop.
>
>
If each person that receives this will forward it on to 20 people, in
>
three days, most people in The United States of America will have the
>
message.. This is one proposal that really should be passed
around.
>
> Proposed 28th Amendment to the United States
Constitution: "Congress shall
> make no law that applies to the citizens
of the United States that does
> not apply equally to the Senators and/or
Representatives; and, Congress
> shall make no law that applies to the
Senators and/or Representatives that
> does not apply equally to the
citizens of the United States."
> You are one of my
20+.
>
>

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