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Paul Ryan Tells Fox News That Only He Is Entitled To Have Paid Family Time (VIDEO)

And Republicans have the gall to call themselves the party of family values.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Democrat Introduces Bill Aimed At Stripping Congress Of Their Paycheck If The Government Shuts Down

If Republicans insist on shutting down the government, they should automatically lose their paycheck.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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?"

Six-Figure Salaries Aren’t Enough For Members Of Congress, Says This Crazy Congressman

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?”

by Rika Christensen· · News
Petition For Congress To Receive No Pay Has 350,000 Signatures (PETITION)

Petition For Congress To Receive No Pay Has 350,000 Signatures (PETITION)

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 […]

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Congress on vacation… cartoon @LAProgressive.com

House Republicans Give Themselves 239 Days Off, Average American Worker Only Gets 12

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

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.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Congress twice as rich at they were in 1984;  @ Econimoes.com

Whitehouse.Gov Petition Calls For Restricting Congressional Pay To Pay Down The National Debt

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.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Obama Signs Executive Order Giving Small Pay Raise To Federal Workers, Including Congress

Obama Signs Executive Order Giving Small Pay Raise To Federal Workers, Including Congress

A large part of keeping the economy going is enabling consumers to spend money.

by Rika Christensen· · News
The Congressional Reform Act – The Lie You Probably Supported

The Congressional Reform Act – The Lie You Probably Supported

The sacrifice of this Marine was used to promote a lie that you probably signed off on.