Kansas Politicos Garner EPIC Pay Hike

Surprisingly, this news item earned a place on The Drudge Report today because the RED STATE MONEY BUMP contradicts a great deal of right-wing sentiment about "big government" and the kind of drastic cuts against residents needed to enforce the bad idea flat tax . . . Check-it:

"The increase is nearly $28,000 a year for rank-and-file legislators, boosting their total compensation from $30,000 to nearly $58,000, an increase of 93%. Legislative leaders get additional payments because of their duties, and the House speaker and Senate president are set to make more than $85,000 a year, up from $44,000."

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

Kansas lawmakers are allowing a 93% pay raise for themselves to take effect next year

Kansas is set to nearly double state legislators' pay at the start of next year.