politicians pay

The old switcheroo
Letters Letters 8/17/2012 at 12:46PM

There is a frightening alternative to “Pay raise for pols” (Dick Brennan, August 2). The base yearly salary of $79,500 for members of the state assembly and senate also comes with lulus for chairing committees (up to $41,500 more), resulting in an average salary of $90,000 to $100,000 per year. This is supplemented by day-to-day [...]