KY LAWMAKER RETURNS PAY FOR SPECIAL SESSION PDF Print
Thursday, 10 October 2013 07:05

A Kentucky lawmaker is refunding his legislative pay from the August Special Session to redraw legislative district lines. State Representative Jim Wayne (D - Louisville) was paid $1454 for the week-long session and has returned that money to the state treasury.

 

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Wayne says the legislature was irresponsible in not passing the revamped district lines in 2012 and 2013 and it is a personal choice of his to refund the taxpayer money he was paid for not getting the work done on time. The special session costs taxpayers about $65,000 a day.

 

 

 

 

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