The hiring of State Senator Don Benton as the county's Environmental Services director has now cost the county $250,000 to settle a lawsuit. Who should pay for that?
Taxpayers. That's simply the way it works. Ultimately the county "is us." So we have to pony up in situations like this. (11.69% - 149 votes)
It should come out of the pockets out of Commissioners David Madore and Tom Mielke. They rammed that hire through the backdoor in order for the M&M; boys to get their buddy on the payroll. (84.86% - 1,082 votes)
I remember when this whole thing began … (3.45% - 44 votes)