Montana Lawmaker Claims He Should Be Paid In Gold And Silver

From ThinkProgress Tue Nov 13 2012, 15:10:20

Citing a misreading of the U.S. Constitution and overblown fears of a collapsing U.S. currency, Montana State Rep. Jerry O'Neil (R) claims that he should be paid his legislative salary in gold and silver: In a letter sent to Montana Legislative Services this week, O'Neil cites Article 1, Section 10 of the U.S. Constitution, which [...]

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