These guys are beyond incompetent. It’s no wonder their poll numbers are in the tank. The sad part is that every maneuver they make is to undermine the president’s agenda at every turn. Shame on them…
Who banks a $174,000 annual salary and works less than a third of the year?
Members of the House of Representatives, apparently.
The 2014 calendar for the House was released Thursday by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.), and shows members will only work only 113 days. That’s down from 2013, when House lawmakers were scheduled to meet for 126 days. Only 107 days were scheduled in 2012.
HuffPost reported in July that the 113th Congress was on pace to be the least productive in history. Many House members are running for reelection in the 2014 midterm elections and will spend part of their time campaigning.
- All Pay, No Work House Republicans Plan to be In Session for Only 113 Days Next Year (politicususa.com)
- GOP Rep. Faces Government Shutdown Backlash From Angry Constituents (huffingtonpost.com)