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October 26, 2013

RAY DAY:

(Continued)

Do we just sit by and allow this to happen, or do we tell those people in both parties that enough darn foolishness is enough and, come election time, we go to the polls and tell them to get their suitcases packed because we don’t need them anymore?

Believe it or not, folks, those people who should be doing the right things are some of the highest paid officeholders, and the insurance they have is so much better than what we the people have. Is this mess happening just because of Obamacare? Is it worth all the mess right now in our government to do what is going on right now? Have most people been fooled by the so-called tea party?

Folks, you need to watch the ringleaders of that faction with utmost caution. I will get hate mail for saying that, but I do believe it is true.

As I have stated many times, you run for office in your party and once you are elected, then you are our representative. Government of the people cannot be run by the parties. Take a look at those special interest groups that are hanging around to see how much they can get out of those they helped elect.

We have to try and bring peace back into the two factions that, right now, are wrecking our prestige and honor throughout the world. We have had for a long time been looked up to as the one to copy.

And Congress, if you don’t start acting like you really want those positions, we can change all that come the next election.

Ray “Uncle Ray” Day is a weekly contributor to the Kokomo Tribune. Contact him at uncleray@earthlink.net.

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