"One small step for a man" it was said on the moon.
Historic when it was said in 1969 …
Maybe even more so in this day and age.
Senator Ted Cruz, the republican US Senator from Texas
And Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, the democrat from New York are working together on one issue.
The issue is making sure that the men and women of congress don’t
go from the halls of Congress to the role of lobbyist without first waiting a good
The idea is to clean up the swamp.
So is there a trend here.
Remember in Rocky when he beat Ivan Drago?
He said--- and this is from memory--
“When this fight started you didn’t like me and I didn;t like you. But something changed in the way we look at each other. Two guys were trying to kill each other which is better than 20 million trying to kill each other.” And then the most important words of all
“If I can change, and you can change, everybody can change!"
Wouldn't it be nice if not only Rocky and Ivan Drago got it and AOC and Ted got it….
That the rest of the men and women of Congress...in state legislatures around the nation and even the inner rooms of the White House got it too?
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