Posts Tagged ‘government pay’

Are CA elected officials underpaid?

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Just after getting a 5 percent raise, Gov.  Jerry Brown, other statewide officials and legislators soon could get another boost, supposedly because they're "underpaid." Hey, "California is back," Brown keeps saying. The CA Dem party is meeting this weekend in Los Angeles. The theme: "Let the...

N.Beach Cops: $5,600 To Wash Hogs

Monday, July 11th, 2011

John Seiler: Our friend and colleague Brian Calle reports in the Orange County Register: It pays well to wash your motorcycle if you are a cop in Newport Beach, where officers who patrol on motor bikes are paid an additional six hours of overtime every month simply for giving their cycles a wash. T...

Another Scam by the Legislature

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

John Seiler: No wonder the California Legislature's approval rating by citizens is at 10%, an all-time low. Street gangs are held in higher esteem than the Legislature Gang. Consider this sweet scam: By convening for less than a half hour on Friday, the 80 members of the Assembly and 40 members of ...