Bit of support here (I think) from the Blitz web page:
Politicians also use fraud to hang unto power.
We all know they make promises they don't keep, but they also make promises they shouldn't be allowed to keep.
They promise to steal from one group of people (the rich) to give to another group (the poor).
In this way they want to be viewed as some kind of Robin Hood.
What we seem to forget is that Robin Hood stole from the aristocracy (the government) and gave back to the people the money was originally stolen from in the first place (the tax payer).
This little titbit of information seems to be lost on many people.
There is a vast difference between the rich who have earned their money honestly and the very wealthy who have used government force to obtain ill gotten gains through such means as governme...