This is for all the American citizens afflicted with "Blind Patriotism", and there are millions of you. The following article is just another illustration of just how much representation you have in government. Payday lenders throw millions at powerful politicians to get their way - Dec. 18 2014 Payday lenders throw millions at powerful politicians to get their way What you have is a government seated in Washington that is bought and paid for. Once elected to office, they exert their will, and not the will of the people. Money buys votes on the floors of Congress. The U.S. Government is corrupt, on the take, and engages in self-service and greed. If you've ever voted to elect or to re-elect a professional politician to serve in government, then you've aided and abetted the crooks that run this country. Remember, honesty and politics mix like water and oil.