pass a law that says that anytime there is a deficit of more
than 3% of GDP, all sitting members of Congress/Senate are ineligible
took only 3 months & 8 days to be ratified! Why? Simple!
cell phones, etc.
or less to become the law of the land - all because of public pressure.
pay when they’re out of office.
Social Security system immediately.
Congressional pay will rise by the lower of CPI or 3%.
effective 12/1/12. (Alan note: not sure about this one as do not like retroactive punitive laws. Would be more comfortable with 12/1/13 as a start date. Would we the people accept retro-activity for annulling our contracts with each other? If not this should not fly).
envisioned citizen legislators, so ours should serve their term(s), then go home and back to work.
only take three days for most people (in the U.S. ) to receive the message.