Monday, November 29, 2010

A Pay Freeze? Really?

First off, it's not particularly useful: one can evade the freeze by getting promoted, or by a "bonus" adjustment.

Secondly, as Beutler points out, 6 months ago it was a BAD idea.

The proposal was originally put forward by Republicans in recent months -- and slammed by Democrats

(More at the link).

HT: McCain

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

How about a weekly one day furlough? That would certainly cut a lot out of the budget.