Originally Posted by Heavyarms
Okay. Have you ever actually seen a politician's schedule? I know people think them overpaid, but to be honest, they work more hours a week than you probably ever will, and I'd say probably they go about 60-65 hours a week easy. They work weekends, early mornings, nights. I bet you don't work many of those.
Their income may seem pretty high to some, but when compared to how much responsibility they have (not to mention how much they spend/give up to get there), it's a pittance.