Congress is required by Article I, Section 6, of the Constitution to determine its own pay. Prior to 1969, Congress did so by enacting stand-alone legislation. From 1789 through 1968, Congress raised its pay 22 times using this procedure. Congressional salaries initially were $1,500.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 15 Mar 2004
- Format : Paperback / softback
- Numar pagini : 84
- ISBN : 9781590338964