THE RULING CLASS Author:Eric Felten Can you m ake any sense of this? The rate of pay for the offices referred to under section 703(a)(2)(B) of the Ethics Reform Act of 1989 (5 U>S>C> 5318 note) shall be the rate of pay that would be payable for each such office if the provisions of section 703(a)(2)(B) and 1101 (a)(1)(A) of such act (5 U>S>C) 5318 note and 5305) had not been enact... more »ed.
This was U.S. Senators sneaking a $23,200 -a-year pay raise for themselves! And that was right after they loudly voted NOT to take a raise, with a ton of publicity!« less