Last week, Steny Hoyer found out just how unpopular a congressional pay raise can be — but it’s the only thing that can stave off a Congress of the super-rich, Murphy writes. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

Hoyer and House appropriators back potential pay raise for Congress

Salaries for rank-and-file lawmakers have been frozen at $174,000 since 2010

Posted June 4, 2019 at 1:58pm