Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness

Learn about the qualifications, duties, responsibilities, perks, and powers of the President of the United States. Some of these may surprise you.  Here are a few, for starters.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a natural-born citizen of the United States
  • Must be 35 years of age.
  • Must be a resident of the United States for at least 14 years

Benefits:

  • A nice house
  • A salary of $400,000 per year (taxable)
  • Expense account of $50,000 per year (taxable)
  • Travel expenses of $100,000 per year (tax-free)
  • Pension, on retirement, of $63,000 per year (taxable)
  • Staff support on leaving the presidency

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Wow! Pretty impressive! The insured life-long salary and staff support for ever would be enough to lure some to run for the office in a big way. What do you think?

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by Roberta N. Tuthill

September 5, 2008

Wake up, America! In this time of crisis the God of our Fathers offers to us “a future and a hope” (Jeremiah 29:11 NKJ).

 

Sarah Palin, Governor of Alaska, has been nominated as the Republican Party’s Candidate for the Vice-Presidency of the United States of America, to serve under their Candidate for the Presidency, Senator John S. McCain. His selection of Sarah Palin as his running mate is, in my opinion, an act of God. In my excitement with this “good news,” I was awakened early one morning with a clear vision of a passage from the Book of Ezekiel. In 593 BC this prophet of God said to ancient Israel:

 

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Our hope it to shine a light on the case for freedom and democracy. As stated in the United States Declaration of Independence:

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.– 

We also may shine a light on those that deny freedom and democracy to individuals, people groups, and nations.