We might consider how many people even heard this prayer from Chaplain
Conroy for “fairer taxes” …
and how threatened the right wing is by anything free speech which attacks
their myths. It’s a good thing to keep in mind.
From what I can see, Paul Ryan, Trump and the rest of the Elite gang controlling
our nation succeed when the system is rigged for them - and they count on it.
So Ryan has once more shown his colors in another un-Christian-like act?
I’m against having a Chaplain in the House or the Senate.
If the House members want him, let them pay his salary which as I recall was
a considerable figure and if I recall correctly, benefits were also included
But my vote is that this is a violation of Church & State and sends the wrong msg.
Think that there have been some changes to salary for Chaplain and possibly on reporting
of whatever the Chaplain now receives?
Taxpayers Billed $800,000 A Year For Prayers In Congress …
Apr 27, 2016 … American taxpayers are being charged more than $66,000 an hour for prayers said in the US House and Senate. … And even with those fat salaries, the official chaplains let “guest chaplains” deliver many of the prayers—about 40% in the House. … For that he was paid $172,500, or $66,346 an hour.
Wasteful spending: Congress pays clergy $66,000/hour to pray
Apr 26, 2016 … And even with those fat salaries, the official chaplains let “guest chaplains” deliver many of the prayers—about 40% in the House. The House chaplains gave 1,341 invocations over the 16 years from 2000-2015, or about 84 invocations each year. Guest chaplains gave another 857 over that same span.
House Chaplin Take-home Pay Is More Than Tim Walz | MN …
Jan 5, 2011 … Actually, that would be two chaplains — as the Senate chaplain earns $151,000 a year, and the House chaplain earns 172,500 a year. ... this year has returned to the US Treasury 732 … or 8,784 for the year, making Congressman Walz's take-home pay 165,216 … the same pay rate that was in effect …