WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 — To move up the ladder in Congress, you must do more than win votes. You are, quite literally, expected to pay your dues.Read the rest here.
If you are a rank-and-file member of the House, the amount is up to $100,000. If your ambitions are to preside over a powerful committee, the duty is $300,000. For a top party leader, the tally can climb beyond $600,000.
Make those checks payable to the Republican or Democratic Congressional campaign committees.
Saturday, September 30, 2006
What is the secular term for Simony?
I did not think it was possible. But my disgust level has just reached new heights.
Posted by John (Ad Orientem) at 3:06 PM