They call DC “the Cocoon” for Good Reason, while Americans suffer high unemployment, Home foreclosures, and financial ruin, Members on the Hill fortunes continue to clime at unprecedented rates of return. The top Fifty members of congress are worth almost 1.4 Billion. We wonder if the Stimulus was directed more toward themselves than toward the average American. Here to hoping for 30 percent unemployment for Congress in November!
Rhode Island congressman and the late Senator Edward Kennedy’s son will announce this Sunday that he won’t seek re-election. He related to a local paper that he wants to focus his efforts on his family and help those with substance abuse and post traumatic stress disorder issues. This from the WSJ.com. Democratic Rep. Patrick Kennedy, the son of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy of Massachusetts, will not seek reelection this […]