House action amounts to federal pay cut

The Republican-controlled House of Representatives, on a mostly party-line vote, approved a budget measure Thursday that would require federal employees in both the Civil Service Retirement System and the Federal Employees Retirement System to contribute 5 percent more of salary toward their pensions—in effect, a 5 percent cut in pay phased in for current workers over five years. Click here to read more.

2 Responses to "House action amounts to federal pay cut"

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  2. Conni G.   October 10, 2012 at 3:59 pm

    Well, I already got a pay cut and it was even unannounced to me.
    Even I was just a transfer to a different city from being a PSE and now a RCA.
    I feel betrayed and lied to.
    So watch out it may could be you tomorrow.

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