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White House Won’t Confirm Obama’s Sequester Pay Cut

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7:00am
Ellison Barber

When Obama was claiming the sequester would be disastrous, he said he’d take a cut in pay.

Did he? No one seems to know.

Ellison Barber of the Washington Free Beacon provided an update yesterday…

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The Firehouse syndrome

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 25, 2013 at 9:34pm

Earlier today Prof. Jacobson covered an issue I wanted to get to, Gov’t still controls the sequester pain meter. His argument was:

The “unilateral” “across-the-board” sequester cuts seemingly absolve government of any responsibility.

Actually, the opposite is true. While some decreases in the growth of government are mandated, and government has less flexibility than...

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