Letter: Pay raise for ineffectual lawmakers is appalling

Letter: Pay raise for ineffectual lawmakers is appalling

Originally published in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, May 7, 2019

Pat Meyers, Kailua

What kind of lawmakers would give themselves a large pay raise for a part-time badly done job?

To refuse to raise the minimum wage, so local hardworking folks could earn a decent paycheck for doing real work, is unbelievable. Does greed and stupidity become part of one’s DNA when elected to public office? It would seem so.

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