Gov. cuts jobs, hikes pay
NASHVILLE - Gov. Bill Haslam presented his first budget Monday, proposing to eliminate nearly 1,200 government positions, give a raise to remaining state employees, and make the deepest cuts in spending on TennCare and higher education.
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#1 Mar 16, 2011
You got proof? Let's see the proposals.
#2 Aug 25, 2011
See its always the same.
#3 Aug 25, 2011
With affirmative action the only people who would lose their jobs are white men. That is the few who are allowed to work for the government.
#4 Aug 25, 2011
IF IT'S TRUE (please provide verifiable references), we must make Haslam a one-term Governor.
I have no problem with cutting bloated bueracracy.
I do have a problem with raising government employee wages in these tough financial times.
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