Congress' Pensions: Give Me a Break
Congressional pensions are more lavish than almost any others in government.
Republicans and Democrats in Washington agree that people in the country have to tighten their belts to reduce the budget deficit. But are members of congress doing the same. 20/20 co anchor Chris Cuomo went to congress to investigate tonight brings back a regular 20/20 segment. Give me a break.
Tonight a report on how an influential congressman enjoyed an all expense paid luxury trip. Despite new rules designed to keep lawmakers from doing exactly that. Last year congress passed the honest leadership and open government act. An ambitious attempted ethics reform aimed at stopping abuses of