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Democrat blocked from adding $25 a day to congressional pay

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Rep. Jim Moran tried to help members of Congress with their housing expenses, but he couldn’t even get approval for an extra $25 a day. 289 more words

House

Sen. Vitter: If Congress wants a pay raise, vote on it

Sen. David Vitter has a simple idea for members of Congress: You want a raise, ask for it and vote on the proposal.

The challenge is that Congress is slated to automatically receive annual cost-of-living adjustments — but members have voted to block or delay such increases since 2009. 238 more words

Senate