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bachcole Wrote: May 17, 2012 5:13 PM
I really like Ann Coulter's writings. But it would be nice if we could get some more solid statistics and not just these bits and pieces. Like, what is the average pay and benefits for a public service employee vs. a private sector employee, or what is the average pay and benefits for a job in the public sector vs. the same job in the private sector.
AWL TUFTEDTITMOUSE,Esq Wrote: May 17, 2012 5:19 PM
There are Thousands at the Municipal. County, State and Federal level.

There are dozens of different schemes within these agencies.

For the Feds, entry level GS-5's have a whole different package of pay and benefits than, say, a GS-15

It would take a long eye crossing book length tome to detail the info.
AWL TUFTEDTITMOUSE,Esq Wrote: May 17, 2012 5:21 PM
The Grossly Bloated Staffs of Senator and Congressmen have a pay and benefits package much MUCH nicer than anyone elses.
The real class warfare in this country isn't rich vs. poor, it's government employees vs. we, the taxpayers, who pay their salaries.

Working for the government is supposed to be a trade-off: You can't be fired and don't have to exert yourself, but you will receive smaller remuneration than in the private sector, where layoffs are common (especially in the Obama economy!). Instead, government jobs are safe, secure, pressure-free -- and now, amazingly lucrative!

Whether it's in Wisconsin, Illinois, California or the nation's capital, today's public sector workers expect to do little or no work (I'm not counting partying...

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