And the 50% in congress who are not “officially” millionaires are within spitting distance. Those in power have little in common with the majority of the citizens in the United States. This is one reason the gap between the rich and the poor continues to grow at such an alarming rate. Democracy cannot long survive with such a huge discrepancy of incomes between the haves and the have-nots.
It’s not about politics. It’s about basic morality. It’s about treating others as we would want to be treated. It’s about the “Haves” turning their backs on the “have-nots.” It’s about right and wrong.