and now we know the price
What do you do with people who cannot or will not do the jobs they were hired to do?
Biden made … $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.
…[According to] the Congressional Budget Office, Obama’s pay raise will cost $11 billion [over 10 years]
How’d that happen?
“A new executive order[*PDF] has been issued providing for a new pay schedule beginning ‘on the first day of the first applicable pay period beginning after March 27, 2013,’” reports FedSmith.com. “The pay raise will generally be about 1/2 of 1%.”
Was I mistaken in thinking that the only branch of gobt charged with spending The People’s Money is the House of Representatives?