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  •  Hopefully, The Congressional Gyms.. (0+ / 0-)

    will still be available to the do-nothing by harm jackasses hard-working Congress members.

    (June 2012)  In the previous fiscal cliff negotiations the GOP bravely fought to protect the beleaguered Congress from devastating cuts:

    The GOP is determined to cut out the fat, but because they are such special and important beings, they have special needs: "Republicans refused to cut taxpayer funding for the Member gym, beauty salon, barber shop, and the House dining room."    

    Republicans voted to protect his/her own salary during a government shutdown, but voted against the same protections for the troops...

    Republicans voted to protect a loophole that allows Members of Congress to personally collect hundreds of thousands of dollars in agriculture subsidies...

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