He stipulates that he should be paid at their market values, currently $1,801 for the gold coin and $35.28 for the silver coin.
Sure, why not. It's only the taxpayers' money after all.
posted on 11/13/2012 4:01:04 PM PST
If his salary is $1,801 every two weeks, then what does it hurt to give him a coin twice a month instead of cash? It’s the same value.
posted on 11/13/2012 4:12:10 PM PST
("The last time Democrats gloated this hard after a health care victory, they lost 60 House seats.")
He's making a point that gets press.
I agree with him that the dollar is worthless.
If I demanded to be paid in gold or silver, it wouldn't make news.
He did and his demand did. I'm calling this good naked truth.
posted on 11/13/2012 4:15:59 PM PST
( Member of the Original Defiant Class)
he would still be paid the same
posted on 11/13/2012 5:05:26 PM PST
posted on 11/13/2012 5:53:13 PM PST
(I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
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