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Shocker: Bureaucrat-Dominated Panel Claims Bureaucrats Are Underpaid

MiddleclassMom Wrote: Oct 23, 2012 1:50 AM
These days federal worker salaries would probably have to be cut to minimum wage to get them to quit. It is just too hard to find a job to give up a steady paycheck.
jmg11 Wrote: Oct 23, 2012 10:59 PM
The 140% pay cut is to suggest that our government "workers" would pay for the privilege of getting their cushy benefits and pensions.

You got my point about the prize fighter. The average government "worker" would take the punch to stay on the gravy train, precisely what I meant.

I could have started with: "Chris in Kalifornia is an idiot. He only understood one of two easy points."

Maybe you enjoy that level of repartee?

Since I’ve been in Washington from more than 25 years, it takes something really remarkable to shock me. But when I read today that federal bureaucrats are supposedly underpaid, notwithstanding all the evidence to the contrary, I thought somebody had sent me an article from the Onion.

But then I saw that the assertion of underpaid bureaucrats was put together by the stooges at the Federal Salary Council, a body controlled by government employee unions.

Here are some excerpts from a Federal News Radio report about their preposterous claim.

The gap in pay between federal employees and private-sector workers...

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