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Obama's Paycheck Will be Exempt from Sequester

Charlie80 Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 10:52 AM
Does this surprise anyone? OBAMA CAME UP WITH SEQUESTRATION!!!!!
TROUBLED_CALIFORNIAN Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 11:27 AM
Does it surprise you that the DEAL was made to get the GOP to raise the debt,
but not before S & P
downgraded the US and BLAMED the GOP by NAME in the report.

shall I post the report for you?

So although thousands of federal employees may be furloughed after the sequester takes place, don’t fear, President Obama won’t see a pay cut. The Budget Control Act, which was signed into law by Obama in 2011, will take affect on March 1st. The President will be exempt from the effects of the sequestration, which he has threatened will be devastating.

A report published last month by the Congressional Research Service--“Budget Sequestration and Selected Program Exemptions and Special Rules"--identifies certain programs that are exempt from sequestration and lays out special rules that govern the sequestration of others.

Section 255 of...