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As Fiscal Cliff Looms, Obama Orders Pay Raise for Some Federal Employees

vjack Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 4:57 PM
Anyone who hasn't yet figured out that this fool's goal is to gut this country's economy is a moron.
Gordon110 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 5:06 PM
Even those who voted for him know what he is doing but they viscerally hate conservatives so much they don't care if he takes them down with him.

As the country is on the verge of going over the “fiscal cliff,” President Obama signed an executive order to end the pay freeze on federal employees. Translation: some federal workers—ranging from the vice president to the Supreme Court and members of Congress—will be getting a raise. Via The Weekly Standard:

According to disclosure forms, Biden made a cool $225,521 last year. After the pay increase, he'll now make $231,900 per year.

Members of Congress, from the House and Senate, also will receive a little bump, as their annual salary will go from $174,000 to 174,900....