House Reps Want Your Wages to Reduce Debt

These guys, specifically, signed on to a Bill HR 2411 – to have your employer (once you volunteer, of course) withhold a percentage of your salary for the purpose of reducing our nation’s debt. Now isn’t that – curmudgeonly of them?

From the Bill: Mr. CRAWFORD (for himself, Mr. TIBERI, Mr. FINCHER, Mr. LANDRY, Mr. DENHAM, Mr. DOLD, Mr. FLORES, Mr. GRIFFIN of Arkansas, Mr. AUSTIN SCOTT of Georgia, Mr. HUIZENGA of Michigan, Mr. PALAZZO, and Mr. GUINTA) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

At least I don’t see any names from Maryland here. And I had better not.

Read more on this Boiling Frog Alert.

Not tax deductible, he says. Now isn’t that the icing on the – where’d the cake go?

One more thing, why these dolts feel the need to do this when people can already send monetary gifts to the Treasury is beyond me. Haven’t they enough real work to do?

Gifts to the United States:
U.S. Department of the Treasury
Credit Accounting Branch
3700 East-West Highway, Room 622D
Hyattsville, MD 20782


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