Fairfax School Board to Get Raise

From Saturday's Metro section:

The Fairfax County School Board approved a 67 percent raise for board members Thursday night, said schools spokeswoman Mary Shaw.
As of January, the salary will be $20,000 a year for a member and $22,000 for the chairman. The increase from the current $12,000 board salary will be the first in eight years.
The vote was 7 to 2, with members Ilryong Moon (At Large) and Stuart D. Gibson (Hunter Mill) opposed. Members Stephen M. Hunt (At Large) and Tessie Wilson (Braddock) abstained, and Brad Center (Lee) was absent.
-- Michael Alison Chandler

By Focus on Fairfax |  June 25, 2007; 10:33 AM ET  | Category:  Schools
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