Democrats Praise Hoyer’s Call for Lawmaker Pay Raise


James Moran noted that when, as a member of Congress, he previously raised the need for a congressional housing stipend due to the fact that members are “underpaid,” his colleagues at the time thanked him privately for speaking out. Mr. Moran praised House Minority Whip Hoyer for raising the issue again, saying “I think it shows courage on his part. I think people on both sides of the aisle appreciate it. That’s called leadership.” Read the full article.