So we go into harms way and sacrifice a lot so in the end we can get screwed? How come nothing beens mentioned about cutting the pay of those in office? Everyone has to give up something except those in office?
http://www.armytimes.com/news/2011/1...-cuts-101711w/The top leaders of the House and Senate veterans’ affairs committees are willing to cut funding for the Veterans Affairs Department in hopes of averting across-the-board cuts in federal spending.
“We believe no constituency better understands the challenge America faces, and no constituency is better suited to, again, lead by example by putting country first,” says a rare joint letter signed by the four top Democratic and Republican members of the veterans’ committees.