Open Phones, Part 2

Telephone lines and social media were open to take viewer calls and comments to the previous-day’s news that President Trump canceled a 2.1 percent pay… read more

Telephone lines and social media were open to take viewer calls and comments to the previous-day’s news that President Trump canceled a 2.1 percent pay raise for federal workers. The pay raise was scheduled to take effect in January of 2019.

“We must maintain efforts to put our nation on a fiscally sustainable course, and federal agency budgets cannot sustain such increases,” the president wrote in a letter to congressional leaders. The cancelation of the pay raises will affect about 2 million federal workers. close

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Open Phones, Part 2

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C-SPAN Studio, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 31, 2018 | 9:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Aug 31, 2018 | 9:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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