Two-Minute Read: Pelosi’s reign in House ended with members getting new $34,000 subsidy

The Skinny: The years-end omnibus spending bill passed by the House contained a handout for members, who already make $174,000 yearly. Representatives will now receive a $34,000 subsidy for the cost of living in D.C. to be used on hotels, rentals, housing costs, as well as food and incidentals. If all House members use the subsidy, it will cost taxpayers $15 million.

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