Everyone is screaming that Corporate CEOs make too much in compensation. People are appalled that companies are paying executive huge salaries while laying off workers.
Obama Spending Plan Would Cap Military, Federal Pay Raises
Yeah, 'cause everyone knows that our military leaders are overcompensated and that's the problem with the economy.
Yeah, thank God "The One" is here to save us.
"Pay for men and women in uniform is to be increased by 2.9 percent, an amount described in the budget summary as reflecting "the priorities of an administration that is committed to caring for the service members who protect our security and the families who support them."
Last year, military personnel received a 3.9 percent pay increase, half a percentage point more than President George W. Bush recommended."