How come the cost of living formula used to annually adjust upward the compensation of members of congress as well as of other government officials always results in a much larger percentage increase than results from the cost of living formula that the very same politicians have specified for use in adjusting Social Security retirement benefits?
Me First ! ! !
That's the rule by which our 'public servants' live . . . and thrive . . . very sumptuously.
And why, oh why, do we tolerate it?