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House to Vote to Freeze Federal Worker Pay

Kel16 Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 3:17 PM
SCREW the federal worker pay!! How about some legislation to FREEZE or better yet CUT pay to members of Congress and the White House??? Every one of those DEAD BEAT FILTH needs adrastic REDUCTION in their stinking paychecks!!

The House of Representatives today will vote to freeze the pay of federal employees, which would extend a policy that President Obama wants to put to an end. Obama is seeking a pay increase for federal workers.

 

The GOP-led House is expected to pass the bill on Friday, but it's likely to receive a cold reception in the Democratic-controlled Senate.

Budget hawks, in supporting the freeze, say the average federal worker compensation, including benefits, is nearly double the median U.S. household income. They point to a 2012 Congressional Budget Office study showing that, while...

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