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BGA: A Year Later, No Action From Governor On Review Of State Board Costs

Bloated and politically padded. Those are words a government watchdog group was using to describe state boards and commissions filled with members appointed by the governor.

CBS 2–01/16/2013

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BGA: Some State Board Members Paid More Than $300 An Hour

How would you like to make $40,000 a year for working just over 10 hours a month? Too good to be true? Not if you’ve got “the right stuff” for a state board like the Illinois Human Rights Commission.

CBS 2–11/08/2011