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U.S. House candidate George Sinner announces his "No Work, No Pay" initiative Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Fargo, N.D., to cut pay to Congress members for unexcused missed votes and during a government shutdown. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor

Sinner floats 'no work, no play' initiative for Congress

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FARGO – George B. Sinner made clear Tuesday that he wants members of Congress to be held accountable when they miss votes.


“For all the rest of us here, if we don’t show up for work, we don’t get paid,” said Sinner, a Democrat running for North Dakota’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. “Why should it be any different for members of Congress?”

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