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Fri Jan 4, 2019, 03:09 PM

Trump officials to get $10,000 Raise-As potus prepared to let shutdown go on "for months-even yrs."



Cabinet secretaries, for example, would be entitled to a jump in annual salary from $199,700 to $210,700. Deputy secretaries would be entitled to a raise from $179,700 to $189,600. Others affected are under secretaries, deputy directors and other top administrators.
The pay of Pence is scheduled to rise from $230,700 to $243,500.



https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2019/1/4/1823559/-Federal-workers-go-without-pay-while-Trump-officials-set-to-get-10-000-raises-thanks-to-shutdown

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Reply Trump officials to get $10,000 Raise-As potus prepared to let shutdown go on "for months-even yrs." (Original post)
kpete Jan 2019 OP
fleur-de-lisa Jan 2019 #1
nitpicker Jan 2019 #2
smirkymonkey Jan 2019 #3
Hermit-The-Prog Jan 2019 #4
Achilleaze Jan 2019 #5
llmart Jan 2019 #6

Response to kpete (Original post)

Fri Jan 4, 2019, 04:04 PM

1. Um, what about all the other federal employees subject to the 2019 pay freeze

that Shitler announced three days ago, via executive order?

Shit out of luck, I guess.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Sat Jan 5, 2019, 06:31 AM

3. Are they out of their minds?

Do they have any idea as to how wildly unpopular this would be at this time? How tone deaf can they possibly be?

Fine, go ahead. It will be the final nail in their coffin. Sickening.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Sat Jan 5, 2019, 07:20 AM

4. bribery -- pie in the sky, by and by

Buying loyalty.

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Sat Jan 5, 2019, 07:25 AM

5. "Ha ha." - KGOP republicans

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Sat Jan 5, 2019, 10:41 AM

6. Wish I could get $230,700 annually...

for sitting in the corner like a potted plant.

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