This is classic Washington.
How will we ever get spending under control if there are sacred cows?
First time in a while that I’ve agreed with House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, who courageously insisted that including the military would have increased savings and added “an element of fairness.”
P.S. As Jake Tapper observed on his Twitter feed, “pay freeze does NOT impact legislative branch! which, not coincidentally, will be voting on it.”