Donald Trump Gave Political Appointees $10,000 Raises While Federal Workers Are Furloughed

Type: Poor LeaderJan 04 2019 Severity:
Targeted: Federal Executive DepartmentsAbout: Government Shutdown
Hundreds of Donald Trump's top political appointees are set to receive a roughly $10,000 raise even though much of the Federal government has been shutdown and over 800,000 Federal employees are either currently furloughed or being forced to work without pay during the shutdown. The political appointees receiving the raise range from cabinet secretaries to the Vice President. The raises are set to go into effect on January 5, 2019.

Main Source: washingtonpost.com

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