Montana lawmaker wants to be paid in ...

Montana lawmaker wants to be paid in gold

There are 1 comment on the USA Today story from Nov 13, 2012, titled Montana lawmaker wants to be paid in gold. In it, USA Today reports that:

Jerry O'Neil, a Republican state legislator in Montana, is so worried about the nation's fiscal health that he wants to be paid in gold and silver coins.

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Corpus Christi, TX

#1 Nov 13, 2012
In 1957, one could buy a gallon of gas for a quarter. Today, that same quarter will buy 1.5 gallons of gas.

That 1957 quarter was 90% silver and thus is worth over $5 today.

I too would prefer to be paid in gold and silver.

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