Cry me a river: Retiring Moran says Congress is ‘underpaid’

SAY WHAT? Retiring Virginia Congressman Jim Moran says members of Congress just don’t earn enough.

By Kathryn Watson |, Virginia Bureau

There are some things that just don’t go over well — like when a member of Congress in a still-struggling economy says a $174,000 salary isn’t enough.

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