Politics & Government

June 8, 2009 6:48 AM

Most California lawmakers receiving full salaries

Nothing in California law says legislators have to sink with the ship of state — and a forced pay cut this year is unconstitutional, so sacrifice is a person-by-person decision. Four of every five lawmakers are accepting full pay of $116,208 in a year of multibillion-dollar deficit, major program cuts and mandatory salary reductions for state workers.

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