The President of Uruguay donates 90% of his salary

Dear Editor,

‘Poorest president donates 90% of his salary‘ is the heading of a deeply inspirational article about the President of Uruguay published at

http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/poorest-president-donates-90-salary-205125869.html

There is no need to discuss the details which most would prefer to read for themselves if they haven’t yet done so.

Politicians for the working class, politicians empathetic to the welfare of the ordinary of this country – so brittle and archaic is such rhetoric in this land that I was finally overjoyed and inspired to see it in evidence, even if elsewhere.

Yours faithfully,
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