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Rep. Sandack Applauds House Democrats for Responding to Pressure to Block COLAs

Rep. Sandack Applauds House Democrats for Responding to Pressure to Block COLAs

Calling the House Democrats' belated decision to stop their deceptive pay raise "better late than never," State Representative Ron Sandack (R-Downers Grove) on Tuesday applauded his colleagues for doing the right thing with regard to their pay during the current budget impasse. "For weeks now, the House Republicans have tried to bring our HB4225 to the floor so that lawmakers could reject the automatic pay hike that Democrats snuck into their partisan fiscal year 2015 budget," said Sandack. "On three separate occasions leading Democrats have blocked our bill and have refused to allow a discussion of the propriety of a pay raise amid this budget crisis. Now,...

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