William H's Email to Representative Ami Bera

08/16/2015 19:15

I gave you a grade of F.     This is not a profession.  This is a service to our country.

1. We need a Balanced Budget Amendment. 

2. The IRS will be eliminated. In its place will be a National Sales Tax. Nothing will be excluded without 2/3 majority of each House of Congress. 

3. Under no circumstances could the Executive Branch circumvent Congress. If Congress was not in session they would have to be called back for a Special Session.

4. No ballots during any election would be marked with party affiliation in association with any candidates name. 

5. Congress will pass nothing that would exclude anyone, especially themselves and any other Federal Employees. 

6. Once service for an elected or appointed office is over, all perks and compensation would cease. 

7. There will be Term Limits for all Federal and Supreme Court Judges, with a mandatory retirement age of 80. 

8. There will be Term Limits for Congress. Two 5 year terms for Senators and three 3 year terms for Representatives. 

9. All funds in the Congressional Retirement Fund would be moved to the Social Security System and Congressmen would participate like all other Americans. 

10. Congressmen can purchase their own retirement plans just like everyone else. 

11. Congress will no longer vote themselves pay raises but will receive a salary equal to the National income average. 

12. All Congressmen will have equal expense accounts to be determined by a panel made up of 5 Republicans, 5 democrats and 5 average citizens chosen at random whose incomes are equal to the National average. 

13. Salaries of all government employees will not be greater than those of similar positions in private industry. 

14. All campaign contributions will go into one Fund and be doled out to the candidates equally. 

15. Congress will lose their Health Care System and will participate in the same system as everyone else. 

16. All contracts with past and present Congressmen are Null and Void. 

17. The Affordable Health Care act will be replaced by a Bill that will be designed by 5 Republicans, 5 Democrats, 5 Business owners large and small, 5 Doctors and Hospital Administrators and 5 Attorneys. In order to expedite this no salaries will be paid till completed and submitted to Congress. 

18. Immigration reform will be handled in the same manner, with 5 Republicans, 5 Democrats, 5 Governors and 5 Attorneys drafting the Bill and submitting it to Congress. First however the borders will be closed. 

19. There will be no more Earmarks and no more pork. All Bills will have to stand on their own merits. 

20. Voter ID will be mandatory by use of a National ID Card21. No one on Government Assistance will be allowed to vote.

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