"I Don't Mind A Parasite. I Object To A Cut-Rate One."
More good holiday cheer from our elected politicians in Washington:
Apparently our federal government has done such a great job in representing our interests and managing our tax dollars that President Obama has seen fit to order that "some federal workers" receive a pay increase in 2013. According to an article just posted in The Weekly Standard online, those due to receive a raise include Vice President Biden and members of Congress.
For the Executive Order and the list of those who "merited" a pay raise, see:
For The Weekly Standard article, see:
So in a country where a catch-phrase used to be "We make money the old fashioned way - we EARN it," this news will certainly stimulate the post-election discussion. It should also remind us of the immortal words of Yakov Smirnoff:
"What a country!"
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