And Republicans have the gall to call themselves the party of family values.
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If Republicans insist on shutting down the government, they should automatically lose their paycheck.
Democrat Jim Moran complained that members of Congress don’t get paid enough money. At over $120,000 higher than median family income, what is “not enough?”
Want to sign the petition for Congress to receive no pay? Scroll down. A petition gaining significant traction online has now garnered nearly 350,000 signatures demanding Congress not get paid during the government shutdown. The shutdown purposefully executed by House Republicans on Tuesday is now in day four. 800,000 federal […]
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor announced the release of the 2013 congressional calendar in November, and it looks like laziness is in vogue.
House Passes ‘No Budget, No Pay’ Act, Forcing Themselves To Do Their Jobs, With The Debt Ceiling Extension
The Congress has passed what is known as the No Budget, No Pay Act of 2013, which will withhold the pay of all members of all members of congress if a budget resolution isn’t passed by April 15.
If American people need to sacrifice to help with government spending (such as accepting cuts to Medicare and changes to Social Security), Congress should have to as well.
A large part of keeping the economy going is enabling consumers to spend money.