Gov. Scott Walker and the legislators should lead by example and not by the motto "do as I say and not as I do."
Check out how many staffers the legislators have helping them out. Think how many staffers Walker has helping him do his job. Think how many people are on the state payroll who work in the Capitol. What are their job descriptions and salaries?
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Maybe the governing body needs to cut back, do an honest day's work and cut back on their per diem pay too. I'd be supportive of the budget reform bill if everyone was doing their part to plug the budget deficit. Just think how much the state could save then.
- Carol Thiel, North Freedom