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Walker reinstates bonuses despite budget shortfall
Wisconsin State Journal ^
Posted on 04/21/2012 11:54:22 AM PDT by bsdsan
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker established a program that has given hundreds of thousands of dollars in merit raises and bonuses to some state workers even as he preached cost-cutting and pushed through a law reducing most public workers' pay and eliminating their union rights.
Read more: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/govt-and-politics/walker-reinstates-bonuses-despite-budget-shortfall/article_3d9e5de4-8b0f-11e1-affa-001a4bcf887a.html#ixzz1shWTttZu
KEYWORDS: governmentemployees; meritbonuses; scottwalker; unions; walker; wisconsin
posted on 04/21/2012 11:54:23 AM PDT
Sounds like merit pay to me.
What a concept.
posted on 04/21/2012 11:59:02 AM PDT
by E. Pluribus Unum
(For every black person murdered by a white, thirty-nine white people are murdered by blacks.)
This looks like the George W Bush system of trying to keep everybody happy that has been proven not to work.
posted on 04/21/2012 11:59:31 AM PDT
(Certified and proud "Son of a Bitch".)
To: E. Pluribus Unum
Exactly....those who've worked hard and deserve a raise/bonus
are getting one. Not just because they belong to a union.
You're right...what a concept!
posted on 04/21/2012 12:03:44 PM PDT
by Jane Long
(Soli Deo Gloria!)
To: Jane Long
This is why we need unions, the lazy and incompetent aren’t getting aren’t getting paid as much as the people who actually work. It’s not fair to the lazy and incompetent. /sarc
posted on 04/21/2012 12:15:26 PM PDT
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