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What Goes Around, Comes Around

September 7, 2006
LibertyGuys has an excellent, yet disheartening post on Congressman Curt Weldon. It illustrates how stolen money (taxes) is circulated through the legislature, to lobbyist organizations, to State-financed contractors and back to members of congress. Thus, fulfilling two of Mencken's maxims: "Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods" and "Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under." More on cui bono and kickbacks: 1 2 3

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