I watched the interview. I admit I was a bit surprised that Cauchon seemed rather unbiased and innocuous. But I also heard the “republican” caller who among other things proposed a 50-60% pay cut for federal employees and did not speak very highly of federal workers. Besides the fact that the story uses statistics to contribute to a misleading…[Read more]
The original source of this factoid is an article in today’s USA Today by Dennis Cauchon. A comment to the article responds and explains the cause of this “stunning” fact: “For those living in the Washington DC areas (and 12 other major metro regions), the 2008 pay rate for a GS-15 employee at the top of their pay grade was exactly $149,000. This…[Read more]
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