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I'm no Scrooge, Obama edition
| DONOVAN SLACK
Posted on 12/21/2012 11:33:37 AM PST by ColdOne
President Obama is giving a special gift to federal workers: a day off on Christmas Eve, apparently with pay.
"All executive branch departments and agencies of the Federal Government shall be closed and their employees excused from duty on Monday, December 24, 2012, the day before Christmas Day," states the executive order he signed.
(Excerpt) Read more at politico.com ...
posted on 12/21/2012 11:33:38 AM PST
Yeah, spread the taxpayer’s money around.
posted on 12/21/2012 11:37:54 AM PST
by New Jersey Realist
(America: home of the free because of the brave)
...and they will probably get paid. Where’s the thanks to the taxpayers?
posted on 12/21/2012 11:38:36 AM PST
by hal ogen
(First Amendment or Reeducation Camp?)
posted on 12/21/2012 11:41:42 AM PST
(freepo ergo sum)
Apparently he has the authority to do this. That means he has the authority to cut all government employees work hours to four hours per day with 8 hours pay. Hell, it means he can do anything. And he will. The dictatorship is here and it ain’t goin’ back.
posted on 12/21/2012 11:47:53 AM PST
by Terry Mross
( I don't watch the "news". Someone ping me if anything big happens.)
He’s more like Simon Legree.
posted on 12/21/2012 12:07:42 PM PST
Yes, and all of us contractors, working at these closed bases, will be forced to take vacation hours.
posted on 12/21/2012 1:01:11 PM PST
by Redleg Duke
("Madison, Wisconsin is 30 square miles surrounded by reality.", L. S. Dryfus)
He certainly isn’t a Scrooge when it comes to his family’s vacations on the taxpayers dime.
posted on 12/21/2012 1:16:50 PM PST
(IM2MAD=Individual Motivated 2 Make A Difference)
Can’t have nativity scenes on Federal Gubermint property but they can get a paid day off in its obervance for federal workers. Biggest hypocrites thy stateists are plus using taxpayer money to fund their fraudulence.
posted on 12/21/2012 2:25:11 PM PST
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