Legislators Gotta Have a Pay Raise!
The Louisiana legislature is in session right now, and one of the most controversial proposals is to give all legislators a pay raise from $16,800-$60,000. Quite a jump. Now let me say that I think a pay raise is deserving. But they make a lot more than $16,800 when you total up all the benefits. I have first-hand knowledge, as I was a senator, and made a pittance being a legislator. You could read my thoughts and my experience by going to my new column now posted. To read it, click on the Red Flashing Box above or Click Here.