> sadly this is 99.9% of us politicians,
I think your estimate is a bit high; there may be some decent politicians in the U.S. Regardless, this piece of shit truly is two-faced:
"Today is a reminder, a painful one, that democracy is fragile. To preserve it requires people of good will, leaders with the courage to stand up, who are devoted not to pursuit of power and personal interest at any cost, but to the common good."