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KSDK - Rep. Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) has asked that her pay be withheld during the government shutdown. Wagner represents Missouri's second congressional district.

The above letter, according to her press aid, is not just a request. He said her salary will be withheld per her instructions.

Here's the text of the letter:

Mr. Dan Strodel
Chief Administrative Officer
HB-28, The Capitol
Washington D.C., 20515

Dear Mr. Strodel:

I have been informed that in the event of a government shutdown, Members of Congress would continue to receive their salary.

In the event of an appropriation lapse and a subsequent government shutdown, please withhold my pay.

Sincerely,

Ann Wagner
Member of Congress

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