Federal Workers Are Underpaid Compared To Their Private Sector Counterparts

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    More: Federal Workers Are Underpaid Compared To Their Private Sector Counterparts, Despite GOP's Assertions | ThinkProgress
     
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    What is the "source" of your chart? The OP references the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Washington Post.
     
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    You gotta' love it. The Republican party used to stand for small government, balanced budgets and individual rights. George W. Bush expanded the size of our federal government by 15%, doubled the national debt and listened to our phone calls for seven years.
     
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    Won't someone please tell me what to believe?
     
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    Probably not, but I'd put my money on the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
     
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    I wouldn't. The GAO yes, all other government organisations are suspect.
     
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    Righties only believe government reports when they support their political agendas. Apparently BLS does not...
     
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