It's also interesting how many people go from Congress to the lobbies.

I know of long term politicians who seem to have kept their souls, but I think they are few and far between.
Originally Posted by Poodlehead

ITA. I wish our local leaders had term limits. Our mayor has been in office since 89. While he's done some good. I have to say, the corruption is so in your face it's unbelievable. The patronism (sp?) even worse. You can't get a city job being a regular joe blow, it's all about who you know, who's ass you kiss and who you are related to.
Location: Chicago

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