posted on Apr, 7 2011 @ 01:05 PM
reply to post by The Sword
That is how the political game is played. Propose a bill that is very popular and then bury some things that your opponents will hate. If they vote
for the bill, you get your way, and they lose political prowess and support. If they don't vote for your bill, they los popularity and look like
partyline shills that aren't representing the people.
Win-win for the one that writes the perfect bill.
In my opinion, if the government shuts down, then fine. There should be a 30 day cooling off period, where we send our troops home, send out letters
with the pay and aid checks letting people know this will be their last one for awhile. Turn off the utilities at the Federal buildings, and so
If a corporation shuts down, then shut it down, don't dilly-dally and play pretend. Give it the ax, and lets get a new one up and running that will