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Ruby the Liberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-27-11 05:16 PM
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12. They get to start collecting their pension at age 55
We get 67.

Ain't life grand?
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  -So has congress made cuts to THEIR pensions & benefits to share in deficit reduction? mod mom  Jul-27-11 05:02 PM   #0 
  - ...  Autumn   Jul-27-11 05:04 PM   #1 
  - Let me add:  hobbit709   Jul-27-11 05:05 PM   #3 
  - I actually think it might be nice if some reporter asked the Speaker on tape.  mod mom   Jul-27-11 05:07 PM   #7 
  - I have been wondering the same thing...not one peep from any  movonne   Jul-27-11 05:34 PM   #16 
  - Hilarious  Autumn   Jul-27-11 05:09 PM   #8 
  - Exactly my initial reaction, but then...  liberalmuse   Jul-27-11 05:25 PM   #13 
     - i don't think he can do that. don't they HAVE to get paid?  ejpoeta   Jul-27-11 05:57 PM   #18 
  - LOL  dana_b   Jul-27-11 05:04 PM   #2 
  - really! and shut down that entitlement gym too... and any other perks we pay for.  ejpoeta   Jul-27-11 05:06 PM   #4 
  - $174,000 is hard to survive on, listen to this poor guy:  mod mom   Jul-27-11 05:12 PM   #10 
     - i know. can you spare a brother a dime!! or a thousand dollar bill!!  ejpoeta   Jul-27-11 05:55 PM   #17 
  - Yeah, right ;)  TDale313   Jul-27-11 05:06 PM   #5 
  - K&R  MichiganVote   Jul-27-11 05:07 PM   #6 
  - Or atleast temporarily bring their salaries down to 2001 levels.  arcane1   Jul-27-11 05:10 PM   #9 
  - you so funny  spanone   Jul-27-11 05:13 PM   #11 
  - They get to start collecting their pension at age 55  Ruby the Liberal   Jul-27-11 05:16 PM   #12 
  - This shit needs to be confronted!  mod mom   Jul-27-11 05:27 PM   #14 
  - I know, right? I was pissed when I heard that  Ruby the Liberal   Jul-27-11 05:34 PM   #15 
  - Their pensions should track with social security ages - and they  kiranon   Jul-27-11 06:44 PM   #20 
  - This is just pure horseshing - yes they can retire at 55, but they won't get over $10 a month  ThomWV   Jul-27-11 08:18 PM   #22 
  - Yes, they did.  krispos42   Jul-27-11 06:01 PM   #19 
  - In case your are wondering here is what they get:  mod mom   Jul-27-11 07:21 PM   #21 
 

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