Furloughed federal employees are STILL paid more than you

Source: Ludwig von Mises Institute
by Ryan McMaken

“[O]n average, civilian federal workers make 17 percent more than similar workers in the private sector …. Considering that a year is 52 weeks long, an average federal worker would need to be completely without any income for nearly 9 weeks in order to just be reduced to equal standing with a similar private-sector worker.” (01/12/19)

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