Missouri Congresswoman Wants Pay Withheld During Shutdown

Republican Ann Wagner said she shouldn't be paid during the during shutdown.

Missouri congresswoman and Republican Ann Wagner wants her pay to be withheld during shutdown.

She's supporting a bill to pay the military not congress.

She released a statement that reads in part:

Because of this reckless shutdown, 9 million children are at risk of losing their health care and over 2 million members of our military, including my son whose wife just gave birth to their first child this week, are not being paid.

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