A bill set to be introduced to D.C. Council in the nation's capital would give the mayor, council chairman and city attorney general each $20,000 raises.
The Washington Post reported Friday that Mayor Muriel Bowser, Council Chairman Phil Mendelson and Attorney General Karl Racine are up for re-election in November without serious challengers.
The pay raises would take effect in January. District law prevents mayoral pay increases to take effect during the mayor's current term.
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Mendelson says he's leading the pay raise effort because the mayor's salary of $200,000 has stayed the same since 2007.
The council chair and attorney general salaries are legally set $10,000 below the mayor's salary, and the other 12 council members get automatic pay raises.