Friday, November 21, 2008

'Maybe the citizens need a guillotine'

From Gene Stilp, citizen activist and chief critic of the Pennsylvania Legislature:

"The legislature is continuing with its let-them-eat-cake syndrome. Maybe the citizens need a guillotine."

Stilp was interviewed by The Philadelphia Inquirer on the prospect of Pennsylvania lawmakers, already among the highest paid in the nation, getting a pay raise on Dec. 1, bringing the starting salary of a legislator to $78,315.

Read the full story at the newspaper's Web site.

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