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Should DeKalb City Council Members Get a Raise?
Should DeKalb City Council Members Get a Raise?
The DeKalb City Council is debating whether its members should get a pay raise. Which is a somewhat unique position, when you think about it --"Hey, should we all get paid more money? Let's take a vote!" The Daily Chronicle reports Alderman Dave Baker wants to increase council members' pay from $5,400 per year to at least $12,000: At Baker’s request, city staff compiled pay data for elec