Friday, December 19, 2008

Feel Good Headline of the Day

With economy in shambles, Congress gets a raise


A crumbling economy, more than 2 million constituents who have lost their jobs this year, and congressional demands of CEOs to work for free did not convince lawmakers to freeze their own pay.

Instead, they will get a $4,700 pay increase, amounting to an additional $2.5 million that taxpayers will spend on congressional salaries, and watchdog groups are not happy about it.


The full article, if you need to read any more.

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