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Patrick’s salary slashing campaign

CommonWealth magazine’s cover story in the new summer issue, “Salary divide,” looks at Gov. Patrick’s move to slash salaries among top officials in state government.  Last week, the Globe reported that Transportation Secretary Jeff Mullan will leave by the end of the year after being rebuffed in his request to Patrick for a raise. Is Patrick’s new hard line on…

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Poor Starving Teachers: UMass – Amherst Salaries

560 Employees of the University of Massachusetts – Amherst were paid over $100,000 in 2008.  This number does not include the other campuses.  139 employees made more than Governor Deval Patrick’s salary of $140,535.00. Associate Dean Natural Res & Environ Derek R Lovley made $458,263.00 or $220.32 per hour.  This is actually down from $591,763.00 in 2007. http://www.masslive.com/databa… Other Noteables:…

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A little victory?

Kudos for

Brad Jones
. BOSTON-House Republicans have blocked an effort to raise the salaries of members of the Legislature’s Revenue Committee. The raises would have doubled the bonus pay for the Revenue Committee co-chairs — Sen. Cynthia Creem and Rep. John Binienda — and added $7,500 for House vice-chairman Rep. William Straus’ salaries. The proposed raises were tacked on…

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