Federal Workers Get A Raise Along With Their Free Extra Paid Vacation?

In my opinion this was done by the majority in Congress and the Senate for the purpose of humiliating and denigrating the American Taxpayer: The budget measure that ended the partial government shutdown allows for a 1 percent raise for federal employees in January in addition to providing back pay for those furloughed, according to two Democratic Maryland senators. “The promise of a modest pay raise and back pay for furloughed government employees are good first steps in recognizing the value Read more […]

Furloughed Government Shutdown Workers Get Paid Vacation

What does the federal government shutdown mean to the average hard-working American taxpayer? For that matter, what does it mean to any private sector American currently employed virtually anywhere in the country? If you’re like me; absolutely nothing! Have you even noticed the “shutdown”? Has it caused you any pain and suffering? I likely think not. Now I’m not completely devoid of feelings or empathy. I do feel bad that no-name government employees were furloughed. They went to work Read more […]