Explain it better. These laws always run into trouble, it seems. Point out that they’re also for STAFF pay raises, and talk about what the money is for and what congresspeople spend their salaries on.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) Tweeted:
In democratically socialist businesses (like worker co-ops) or methods (like collective bargaining) you actually CAN vote for a worker pay increase.
We can’t pass these laws bc of big money. This is how you chip at it.
Like I said, it’s not popular but I’m being 💯 https://t.co/toFwbs56x0
Jeremy Ray Jenkins (@JeremyRJenkins) Tweeted:
@mattwboyer @frankmurph32 @iWill2_ @AOC And they have to have two homes. They spend a lot of time in DC but are required by the Constitution to have a residence in their home state. Travel back and forth is not reimbursed. https://twitter.com/JeremyRJenkins/status/1138414052915535877?s=17