One Thing Congress Gets Right: Funding Their Own Pensions… | Zero Hedge

Turns out Congressmen make a lot of money…A study found that while the average American’s net worth increased 3.7% per year between 2004-2012, members of Congress averaged 15.4% annual gains.That high level of pay means half the members of Congress are millionaires today… and continue to collect their $174,000 annual salary.Of course it’s you, the taxpayer, paying that cushy salary.

Source: One Thing Congress Gets Right: Funding Their Own Pensions… | Zero Hedge

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