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Column: Federal government for sale to highest bidder




Look for this advertisement on TV, your local newspaper and online in the not too distant future:

“For sale at auction: 535 seats in the U.S. Congress — 100 in Upper House and 435 in Lower Chamber. Seats to be occupied by person of buyer’s choice after bipartisan elective process with no restrictions on qualifications of candidates other than those set out by the major bidders.

“Reserve: $1 million per seat.

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