Not surprisingly, the per diem proposal has been a flop since Moran floated it a few weeks ago.
If Moran really wants to help current and future members of Congress, he'll skip the per diem and give them some advice: Do more.
At school we are taught that it is necessary to fling our arms and legs to and fro for so many hours per diem.
Each member is allowed to draw for mileage, per diem, and ‘sundries.’
You are paid fifty pounds per diem to see that there is more brains in my little finger than in all your carcass.
An average gain of just over one quarter of a second per diem!
Fancy the Londoners having to go and pay a fourpenny and a sixpenny bit each, per diem, for the pleasure of living in the town.
It was one of the most recherché and per diem affairs ever known in the city.
Work depends almost entirely on the actual number of hours per diem, don't you think?
He puts you in charge of the railroad porter, who is feed at the rate of about fifty cents per diem.