Should Taxpayers be funding the Pensions of Elected Officials who are convicted of a crime?

Currently we have numerous Congressmen who are either under investigation or in jail already for bribery, child molestation , fraud the list goes on . Randy Duke Cunningham, Tom Delay, Mark Foley and now William Jefferson. Should we be paying for there Pensions or there Health-Care? http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/19108522 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Randy_%22Duke%22_Cunningham http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_DeLay_corruption_investigation

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Does anyone remember that Wall Street bankrupted Wisconsin's pensions?

It’s not that the public union members get large pensions, it’s that the state invested their pensions in securitized mortgages on Wall Street. Then, the big banks and financiers engaged in criminal fraud and incompetence, and all that money evaporated. Now Conservatives, who are trying to prevent the regulation and prosecution of crime on Wall […]

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Someone told me 401k's are a Fraud, is this true?

Someone told me 401k’s are a fraud because by the time you cash out taxes will sky rocket because so many people are retiring and social security is broke from govt borrowing most of the funds assets and so many Govt pensions are in the red. I also heard there are so many fee’s the […]

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Do conservatives business ideas of no regulations against derivatives fraud, outsourcing jobs, etc -make sense?

Including tax breaks and corporate welfare for companies that lay workers off to outsource jobs for more extreme profits from outsourced jobs and corporate welfare, besides not caring if workers live or die from not having healthcare, as conservatives have after all – thrown fits about workers having healthcare so they don’t die? After all […]

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Are the UKIP Just as corrupt as the mainstream parties?

In todays Guardian, Polly Toynbee states that: "Nigel Farage admits legally drawin £2m in EU expenses and employing his wife, while one of his MEPs was jailed for benefit fraud and another faces prosecution for laundering money and false accounting on his EU expenses" EDIT: Just found out that the two disgraced UKIP MEPs are […]

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