Opinion: federal pay debate should shift focus

Tuesday - 2/8/2011, 10:31am EST

Johh Palguta, vice president, Partnership for Public Service

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The federal pay debate has focused on whether federal employees make the same amount of money as those in the private sector. But should the debate focus instead on what is fair compensation for feds? John Palguta, vice president for policy at the Partnership for Public Service, joins us with his take.