Stories tagged: Legislative Pay
Sun., May 21, 2017, midnight
Legislators getting yearly raises of 2 percent, let’s hope they earn them
Spin Control does a deep dive into proposed raises for legislators who are looking at a 2 percent bump a year.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 3:23 p.m.
Idaho lawmakers unlikely to repeal legislative retirement perk; set for pay raises
It’s unlikely Idaho lawmakers will do away with a special retirement perk for certain legislators – even though a citizens commission this year called for lawmakers to reconsider the perk. …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 12:53 p.m.
Montana lawmakers to look at raising their pay 82 percent
Future Montana lawmakers would receive an 82 percent pay raise or more compared to what they’re making now under a measure to be considered next week by a legislative panel.
Tue., June 26, 2012, midnight
Panel proposes lawmaker pay bump
BOISE – Idaho state legislators should get a 2 percent raise next year, a citizens committee decided Monday. The same committee also tightened rules about compensation for a lawmaker’s second …
Mon., June 25, 2012, 3:33 p.m.
Idaho lawmakers slated for 2% raise
Idaho state legislators should get a 2 percent raise next year, a citizens committee decided Monday, while also tightening up rules about compensation for a lawmaker’s second residence near the …
Wed., April 4, 2012, 7 a.m.
First public action in weeks on Washington budget
OLYMPIA – With barely a week left in the special session, most legislators return to the Capitol today for the first public budget action since the special session started March …
Thu., Jan. 22, 2009, midnight
Idaho House panel rejects lawmakers’ raise
BOISE – An Idaho House committee on Wednesday unanimously rejected a proposed 5 percent pay raise for lawmakers, including themselves, this year. The vote in the House State Affairs Committee …