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I run into a lot of Feds and I always hear: I'm here cuz of the pension, benefits and I don't have to work that hard because it's almost impossible to be fired. This really irks me

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Because he's paying for that guy?

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I worked in govt consulting for six years - those feds hate their lives and have nowhere near the income potential that we have in our industry.

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Yes. Socialism at its finest.

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Why does it irk you? That’s like being on varsity and getting upset that the JV lost a game?

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There are some who drive the car and some just in it for the ride. Thank God that you are motivated to be a driver... it’s much more fun

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So what. Nothing in life is free. Anyone of us could go play JV. I like playing under the lights and I get compensated to do that.

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