GOP BILL TO DECREASE SALARIES OF DC LAWMAKERS
You probably got all excited about seeing the picture and the headline. Sorry to disappoint you, but this isn’t even a dent in the ginormous debt of the United States.
While it’s a start, it’s not nearly enough. Do you agree with this? Should it be more?
As Written By JULIEGRACE BRUFKE for The Daily Caller:
Iowa Republican Rep. Rod Blum introduced legislation Friday that would decrease congressional members’ salaries annually until the national budget is balanced.
Lawmakers’ pay would be docked 5 percent the first year and an additional 10 percent each year after, according to the legislation. The Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2016 would restore compensation levels upon the closure of the deficit.
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