Originally Posted by Dave Lane
Well personally I don't have a problem with cutting benefits to veterans, its happened to every other worker group in the country. I think most government workers could use a fiscal haircut.
I do have a problem in a time of major budget deficit to vote themselves a bonus.
Most government workers don't get shot at in their line of work. You make it through a couple of tours you deserve a couple of perks. And the nation should be gracious in giving it to you.