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From: "D. Spencer Hines" <>
Subject: Re: Diana, Princess Of Wales & Continuing Mindless Celebrity Worship
Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2007 16:51:34 +0100
And the increase did not affect President Clinton. It did not become
effective until 2001.
President Harry Truman was the first POTUS to have a salary of $100,000 and
President Ulysses S. Grant was the first to have a salary of $50,000.
CEO's of major corporations make FAR more -- as do many attorneys and
So our Presidents are by no means "greedy".
Other Federal salaries are pegged to come in below that of the President.
This is all information readily available in the Public Domain.
Lux et Veritas et Libertas
<> wrote in message
> Dear Fellow Listers,
> Apologies for that bit of misinformation but
> I`m fairly sure that 1,000,000 dollars did in fact get proposed as the
> Presidential salary at some point. obviously I overestimated their greed
> and it didn`t go through.
> James W Cummings
> Dixmont, Maine USA
> Wasn`t it 250.000 dollars before the Clintonian increase ?
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