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Hawaii senators urging governor to use $35M in stimulus money to cover furloughs

There are 3 comments on the The Honolulu Advertiser story from Nov 10, 2009, titled Hawaii senators urging governor to use $35M in stimulus money to cover furloughs. In it, The Honolulu Advertiser reports that:

State senators on a special legislative committee examining public teacher furloughs said they want to urge Gov.

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As if

Honolulu, HI

#1 Nov 11, 2009
Hawaii senators urging governor to use $35M in stimulus money to cover furloughs....

How about the senators take a 35% paycut and do a furlough friday themselves? They make more than the teachers and work less days.
UbEr AlicE

Honolulu, HI

#2 Nov 12, 2009
As if wrote:
Hawaii senators urging governor to use $35M in stimulus money to cover furloughs....
How about the senators take a 35% paycut and do a furlough friday themselves? They make more than the teachers and work less days.
Also take away the paid vacations if they feel so strongly about skipping precious school days.
Seer

Wailuku, HI

#3 Nov 15, 2009
How about making them pay their own health insurance premiums; a benefit they get for life.

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