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No wonder Congress is held in such low esteem. Back in 1933 the Buy American Act of 1933, which, with some exceptions, required the federal government to buy American-made things but allowed flags with up to 50 percent foreign content … Continue reading
Q: What type of health insurance do members of Congress receive? Is it a single-payer, government-run system? A: Members of Congress are covered by private insurance under the same system that covers all federal workers.
Arianna Huffington, of Huffington Post, may sound funny with her accent, but she is an astute observer of the political scene. Today she has an article headlined Lobbyists on a Roll: Gutting Reform on Banking, Energy and Health Care. She … Continue reading