Donald Trump did NOT have much love for Federal workers….
Biden’s raise will more than double Trump’s…..
President Biden announced Friday that he is giving all civilian federal employees a pay raise effective Jan. 1.
In a letter to congressional leaders, Biden said that pay will increase by an average of 2.7 percent overall. This includes a 2.2 percent increase in across-the-board pay and locality pay increases of 0.5 percent on average.
In the letter, Biden cites U.S. code which allows him to increase pay if he finds such action is appropriate, because of “national emergency or serious economic conditions affecting the general welfare.”….
Biden had previously indicated his intent to raise worker pay in his proposed budget for fiscal year 2022….