Minnesota citizens convene to start deciding lawmaker pay

Minnesota citizens convene to start deciding lawmaker pay

(AP) — Sixteen Minnesota citizens are taking up the question of how much the state's lawmakers should be paid.

The group that held its first meeting Wednesday was created as a result of voters in November deciding that a council, rather than lawmakers, should set lawmakers' salaries.

Minnesota's part-time legislators make about $31,000, although they get other benefits such as per diems for expenses....
7 Published By - National News - 2017.01.11. 23:32
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