“You can’t get rich in politics unless you are a crook.” -President Harry S. Truman
The first president of the United States, George Washington, warned long ago concerning those who represent the American people that “few men have the virtue to withstand the highest bidder.”
As we take a look at what is happening in the arena of politics today, we can see that his warnings have been largely ignored by the people that he was addressing.
Today, Americans are betrayed on a daily basis by corrupt politicians, and that with a kiss (Luke 22:48).
To prove the point, have you ever wondered about the politicians who are to serve “We the people” enter office with little to nothing and before you know it, they have garnered great wealth? As a matter of fact, 268 of the 534 members are millionaires. One has to ask the question, who are they…