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S.2079 A bill to extend the pay limitation for Members of Congress and Federal employees., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 09, 2012 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 318.

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    • Government Policy: Salaries of Members of Congress: Recent ... - March 02, 2012 by Alerts - ... by the President, which would automatically limit the Member pay adjustment; and (2) legislation introduced in the House and Senate (for example, H.R. 3630, H.R. 3835, H.R. 3858, S. 2079) to extend the current pay freeze.

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      As noted by Alerts on March 02, 2012, "... by the President, which would automatically limit the Member pay adjustment; and (2) legislation introduced in the House and Senate (for example, H.R. 3630, H.R. 3835, H.R. 3858, S. 2079) to extend the current pay freeze." (/url?q=http://government-policy.blogspot.com/2012/03/salaries-of-members-of-congress-recent.html&sa=U&ei=5-hVT-nCOvOCsAL5mZHSCQ&ved=0CCwQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNHVm2M95p7Ha7TLcoswqMb9o7y4LA)
    • Government Policy: Salaries of Members of Congress: Recent ... - March 02, 2012 by Alerts - ... by the President, which would automatically limit the Member pay adjustment; and (2) legislation introduced in the House and Senate (for example, H.R. 3630, H.R. 3835, H.R. 3858, S. 2079) to extend the current pay freeze.

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      As noted by Alerts on March 02, 2012, "... by the President, which would automatically limit the Member pay adjustment; and (2) legislation introduced in the House and Senate (for example, H.R. 3630, H.R. 3835, H.R. 3858, S. 2079) to extend the current pay freeze." (/url?q=http://government-policy.blogspot.com/2012/03/salaries-of-members-of-congress-recent.html&sa=U&ei=appUT5LLEvKssAKf0pnwBQ&ved=0CCwQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNFUaRh8qGJzc3deCSlhPuJCe1f4GQ)
    • Government Policy: Salaries of Members of Congress: Recent ... - March 02, 2012 by Alerts - ... by the President, which would automatically limit the Member pay adjustment; and (2) legislation introduced in the House and Senate (for example, H.R. 3630, H.R. 3835, H.R. 3858, S. 2079) to extend the current pay freeze.

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      As noted by Alerts on March 02, 2012, "... by the President, which would automatically limit the Member pay adjustment; and (2) legislation introduced in the House and Senate (for example, H.R. 3630, H.R. 3835, H.R. 3858, S. 2079) to extend the current pay freeze." (/url?q=http://government-policy.blogspot.com/2012/03/salaries-of-members-of-congress-recent.html&sa=U&ei=AEVTT7K9DtSCsgL65vzvBQ&ved=0CCwQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNEkf9rGDsnivWdnxBznjuAOvhTeow)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Sen. Clark speaks to ‘Stroller Brigade’ about toxic alternatives - July 12, 2012 by Abington Mariner - State Sen. Katherine Clark, D-Melrose, spoke to the group there. Clark and state R`ep. Jay Kaufman have sponsored the safer alternatives bill (S 2079), which was reported on favorably by the Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture committee last Nov

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      As noted by Abington Mariner on July 12, 2012, "State Sen. Katherine Clark, D-Melrose, spoke to the group there. Clark and state R`ep. Jay Kaufman have sponsored the safer alternatives bill (S 2079), which was reported on favorably by the Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture committee last Nov" (http://www.wickedlocal.com/melrose/topstories/x1992160033/Sen-Clark-speaks-to-Stroller-Brigade-about-toxic-alternatives)
    • State Capitol Briefs -- June 28 - June 28, 2012 by Abington Mariner - Mothers have organized a "stroller brigade" and plan to arrive with children wearing red capes at the Senate chamber at 1 p.m. to press for passage of legislation (S 2079) calling for the replacement of toxic chemicals "where feasible."  At the same time

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      As noted by Abington Mariner on June 28, 2012, "Mothers have organized a "stroller brigade" and plan to arrive with children wearing red capes at the Senate chamber at 1 p.m. to press for passage of legislation (S 2079) calling for the replacement of toxic chemicals "where feasible."  At the same time " (http://www.wickedlocal.com/weymouth/newsnow/x1880832909/State-Capitol-Briefs-June-28)
    • The Life of Julia” - May 03, 2012 by Commentary Magazine - That’s right, no Medicare reform for the next half-century, according to Obama. Age 67 – It’s 2079, and publicly held debt is now 190 percent of the GDP. And thanks to President Obama’s 2012 reelection, Social Security is miraculously ...

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      As noted by Commentary Magazine on May 03, 2012, "That’s right, no Medicare reform for the next half-century, according to Obama. Age 67 – It’s 2079, and publicly held debt is now 190 percent of the GDP. And thanks to President Obama’s 2012 reelection, Social Security is miraculously ..." (http://www.commentarymagazine.com/2012/05/03/the-life-of-julia-chart/)
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