Message to the Congress Transmitting an Alternative Plan for Pay Increases for Civilian Federal Employees

Obama, Barack H.
November 2010
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;11/30/2010, Special section p1
Government Documents
The article presents the text of a speech by U.S. President Barack Obama, delivered at the White House in Washington, D.C., November 30, 2010. He spoke about implementing an alternative pay plan for locality pay increases for civilian federal employees in January 2011. He points out the serious economic conditions facing the country that affect the general welfare. He contends that his decision to set alternative locality pay rates will not affect the government's ability to attract and retain a well-qualified federal workforce.


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