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General News    H3'ed 9/25/16

The Governmental Revolving Door of Private-Sector Crony Capitalist: A Morale Buster for Civil Servants

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Undersecretary for international trade, Stefan Selig wrote in his Washington Post LTE:

“no good deed goes unpunished” when a successful business executive takes a position in government.

“I sincerely hope this does not deter other private-sector leaders from serving their country,” the letter said

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Congress should evaluate if successful business executives taking positions in government benefits the average American or their private-sector peers and themselves once they return to their former industries. In addition, how can these millionaires/billionaires working side by side with the average federal civil servant trying to scratch out a living not be a morale buster?

This incident should deter Congress from approving the most egregious crony capitalist from serving in government.

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