Incoming Assembly leader Robin Vos, (R-Burlington), was just ahead of fellow GOP budget-cutter Scott Suder, (R-Abbotsford) in 2011 Assembly daily expense account claims, this Journal Sentinel chart shows.
And the GOP-led Assembly is thinking about raising the rate above the $88 per day in tax-free, taxpayer-supplied expense money they can already claim just for showing up in the Capitol building even when the Legislature is out of session and no official meetings are scheduled.
From yesterday here:
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2012
Dreaming of more taxpayer-paid, tax-free expense money.
Their priorities are served: