C-Span Afterwords: “Draining the Swamp: How Washington corruption is worse than you think” by Ken Buck, Apr 13 2017 | C-SPAN.org

https://www.c-span.org/video/?426341-1/words-ken-buck

“When you’re newly elected to Congress, you go to orientation which is one lavish party after another and the message is DON’T GO AGAINST THE PARTY. The Party charges a fee for committee chairs: $250,000 for B committee, $450,000 for an A commitee like Appropriations and the chairmanship of an A committee is $1.2 million.”

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