“Once upon a time, 75-80 percent of the members of Congress were men that had served in combat, served in a uniform. I think this country would be even greater if we went back and tapped that resource of those men and women who have raised their right hand and were willing to lay down their lives for this country,” – Col.Alan West
As usual Col. West is spot on. And I will take it one step further; “Once upon a time, 75-80 percent of the members of Congress were men that were NOT lawyers! And now 75-80% of all of Washington is made up of lawyers who never served a day for anyone but themselves. No business experience and certainly no military experience. Is there anyone besides the members of The Lawyer Class who think that lawyers ever could make better leaders than men who offered their lives for us?
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