- Posted October 1, 2013 by
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Shutdown over: What next?
Out of touch
What we really need is reformation for our politicians. I have no doubt in my mind that these same people won't hesitate to act this way in the future, once they put a band-aid on this crisis.
I've never been more ashamed of my country's leaders than today. I've spent years overseas and am a decorated veteran, but none of this means anything until some person has the courage to change our course from ruin.
I can only tighten my belt so long before it will squeeze the life from me.
Congress, remember this day as the day you made this personal. You are making my family suffer, not just me. I despise every thing you stand for and refuse to believe you will ever support Americans again. I fought your wars, now fight mine...