Iíd rather speak the truth and lose elections than have to lie and buy peopleís votes with other peopleís money. You canít win on the issues and you know it.
Exactly, if a person didnít contribute to the pie how is it fair they get to determine how it is sliced?
I wish we could just check off which programs we wanted our tax dollars to go to on our tax sheets. If I want all of my money to go to defense it should all go to defense, that way politicians would have to lobby for our money and how they want to spend it, if a program wasnít properly funded then it is obvious the people donít value it enough to fund it and it must be eliminated.