Editorial: Legislature reduction plan...

Editorial: Legislature reduction plan might actually work

There are 6 comments on the Public Opinion story from Nov 8, 2009, titled Editorial: Legislature reduction plan might actually work. In it, Public Opinion reports that:

You'll probably have a hard time finding people outside Harrisburg who think the Pennsylvania Legislature shouldn't be reduced in size.

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MY 2 Cents

Secaucus, NJ

#1 Nov 8, 2009
Here is an idea. Why does each member of the House and Senate have their own individual offices and associated expenses. Why not have a pool of support employees that can answer to multiple persons. Say one secretary for 5 or 6. Cut employees and office and supply expenses. It is like hundres of individual practices! We could save a ton!

United States

#2 Nov 8, 2009
they dont want to save, it is just spend spend spend
Patrick Henry

New Bloomfield, PA

#3 Nov 8, 2009
"Giving these people decades to phase out these jobs is probably the only way it will ever happen."

Never did put any stock in the "it's better than nothing" justification.

If we are truly living in a democracy, and the majority of us want the change, why can't we change it?
A. Too lazy
B. Not truly living in a democracy
C. Majority doesn't want the change

Rahway, NJ

#4 Nov 8, 2009
Do you believe in the tooth fairy also Matt?

Beach Haven, NJ

#5 Nov 8, 2009
Argall should be suppported, fully, by Alloway and Rock. Is he? What happened to Kauffman's bill? Never got out of committee?

Harrisburg, PA

#6 Nov 12, 2009
I believe in the tooth fairy...

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