At the close of their budget hearing the Orange County Board of Supervisors voted to cut the overall county budget by around 18% and to cut their own pay, and that of executive managers, by a LARGELY SYMBOLIC 5%.
Total Buzz has a story up now and we will comment later tonight or tomorrow, but we wanted to give you a heads-up.
From Jennifer Muir at TotalBuzz Blog:
In a symbolic gesture capping hearings about â€œone of the most difficult budgetsâ€ in years,Â county supervisorsÂ just voted to cut their own pay â€” and salaries for other elected officials and more than 100 county executives â€” by five percent.
Read more here.
Guess its better than nothing, right?