Public service up 71 percent. In a double dip recession.
In return, what we get for out money is elected representatives who don't, or won't, answer questions from the public.
Whatever happened to the campaign slogans "let us SERVE YOU".
It's true that these "servants" have a more complicated schedule and it's
"time-consuming because of their involvement in the community and various workshops and boards". But this is what they signed up for and actively campaigned towards.
This year take a stand.
Vote every incumbent out!
Don't let them get so comfortable that they won't answer questions from the public or news media.
Put a CAP on salaries. Put the meaning "public servant" back into government.
Put a little sunshine into this area and demand accountability.
Even Mayberry had to grow up.
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