For sure, they should not get Social Security. We keep forgetting that the third word in SSI Social Security is INSURANCE. SSI was started to prevent Senior Citizens from ending up in poverty. That said, it is obscene the amount of money politicians can make....regardless of their track record. Related issue...Our Rep Francis Rooney has shown some integrity, despite his being at the top of the list of wealthy reps. He likely will step down in the next general election as he has pushed for term llimits.