Pres. Obama Proposes Federal Worker Pay Freeze

President Obama proposed a two-year pay freeze for federal civilian employees on Monday. The announcement is the latest move intended to demonstrate the administration's commitment to reduce the soaring deficit. "The hard truth is that getting this deficit under control is going to require some broad sacrifices, and that sacrifice must be shared by the employees of the federal government," Obama said. "Small businesses and families are tightening their belts," the president added. "Their...Full Story
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