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COLA pay raise for federal judges

[JURIST] The Senate voted Thursday to give federal judges a 3.1% cost-of-living pay increase, the same previously awarded to other federal employees. Learn more about judicial compensation on the US Courts website, and read Chief Justice William Rehnquist's 2002 Report on the Federal Judiciary [text], in which he identified the need to increase judicial pay as the most pressing issue facing the Judiciary.

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