You Can’t Get Rich in Politics Unless…

Yep, always thought something crooked was going on when politicians first get elected, they had no wealth, but retired as millionaires. Government and public service jobs just don’t pay that much.

cant-get-rich-in-politics-unless-crookExample:  Former Texas Governor, Rick “Slick” Perry.

He was elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1984. At that time his annual household income was $45,000. Since then, he has been a government worker on the payroll of the State of Texas for 30 years. He is now a multimillionaire with a net worth over $3M. His salary as the Governor of Texas is approximately $150K. Hmmmmm. I don’t think people get rich just being a government employee for their entire career.

Just saying…

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