What happens to pay freeze proposal in Congress?

Tuesday - 11/30/2010, 4:44pm EST

Stan Collender, director of federal budget policy, Qorvis Communications

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Congress holds the key to making the two-year pay freeze a reality. There are several ways lawmakers could make the White House's proposal to law.

Stan Collender, director of federal budget policy for Qorvis Communications and a federal budget expert, told Federal News Radio's Jason Miller about the options for Congress and what the employees and their unions could do to lessen the impact of a freeze or even stop it.