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While America wasn’t looking, Trump froze federal workers’ 2019 pay, citing budget concerns!

Trump in 2013: The President is solely responsible for government shutdowns!

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  • Editor’s Note: As Yelm Community Blog readers well know, I have written extensively that President’s Trump’s exponential budget deficits were going to hit the public directly in their wallets in the last quarter of 2018! Stay tuned for a wild and erratic ride in 2019.

“‘Pouring Salt Into the Wound’ Amid Shutdown, Trump Signs Executive Order Freezing Pay of Nearly 2 Million Federal Workers”

“‘It is shocking that federal employees are taking yet another financial hit. As if missed paychecks and working without pay were not enough, now they have been told that they don’t even deserve a modest pay increase,’ declared Tony Reardon, president of the National Treasury Employees Union, which represents around 100,000 federal workers.”

“With hundreds of thousands of federal employees currently furloughed or working without pay due to the ongoing government shutdown, President Donald Trump delivered another blow to struggling workers on Friday [Dec. 28] by signing an executive order that will freeze the pay of around two million public employees in 2019,” by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams.
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“What Trump was saying during the last government shutdown” in 2013 about Obama

The President is solely responsible for a government shutdown!

Click here for the video to hear Trump in his own words in Autumn 2013, from CNN.

Posted by Steve on December 30, 2018 at 12:01 am | Permalink

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