Emails From My Grandma : “Our congress is a real problem. Time for a change!!!”

This one is actually quite refreshing :

to undisclosed recipients

Our congress is a real problem. Time for a change!!!

Subject: Fw: FW:

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> >
> > Winds of Change….
> >
> > Warren Buffet is asking each addressee to forward this email to a
> > minimum
> > of twenty people on their address list; in turn ask each of those to do
> > likewise.
> >
> > In three days, most people in The United States of America will have the
> > message. This is one idea that really should be passed around.
> >
> >
> > _*Congressional Reform Act of 2011*_
> >
> > 1. No Tenure / No Pension.
> > A Congressman/woman collects a salary while in office and receives no pay
> > when they’re out of office.
> >
> > 2. Congress (past, present & future) participates in Social Security.
> > All funds in the Congressional retirement fund move to the Social Security
> > system immediately. All future funds flow into the Social Security system,
> > and Congress participates with the American people. It may not be used for
> > any other purpose.
> >
> > 3. Congress can purchase their own retirement plan, just as all Americans
> > do.
> >
> > 4. Congress will no longer vote themselves a pay raise. Congressional pay
> > will rise by the lower of CPI or 3%.
> >
> > 5. Congress loses their current health care system and participates in the
> > same health care system as the American people.
> >
> > 6. Congress must equally abide by all laws they impose on the American
> > people.
> >
> > 7. All contracts with past and present Congressmen/women are void
> > effective
> > 1/1/12. The American people did not make this contract with
> > Congressmen/women. Congressmen/women made all these contracts for
> > themselves. Serving in Congress is an honor, not a career. The Founding
> > Fathers envisioned citizen legislators, so ours should serve their
> > term(s),
> > then go home and back to work.
> >
> > If each person contacts a minimum of twenty people then it will only take
> > three days for most people (in the U.S.) to receive the message. Don’t you
> > think it’s time?
> >
> >
> > THIS IS HOW YOU FIX CONGRESS!
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> > —————————————————————————-
> > —-
> >
> >
> >
> > —–
> > No virus found in this message.
> > Checked by AVG – http://www.avg.com
> > Version: 2012.0.1901 / Virus Database: 2109/4733 – Release Date: 01/09/12
> >
>

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