You can't get it when your livelihood is not on the line. When all you have to "worry" about is, maybe, just maybe, getting voted out of office.
No money worries. No concerns over the future. Health care for life. A nice retirement plan. Kid's college is paid for. Private sector gig waiting for you if you want it.
He said it about the Civil Rights Movement, but Dylan was right, we really are little more than a pawn in their game.