By Farah Adeed Published: March 19, 2019 0 SHARES Share Tweet Email Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar calls on Prime Minister Imran Khan at the PM Office Islamabad on March 18, 2019. PHOTO: PID Last week, the Punjab Assembly unanimously passed a bill within five minutes which increased the salaries of the chief minister, speaker, deputy speaker, MNAs and MPAs to an incredible extent. According to the details of this bill, the speaker’s monthly salary was increased from Rs37,000 to Rs200,000, while his deputy would receive Rs185,000 instead of Rs35,000. The MPAs, who used to earn Rs18,000, would earn Rs80,000 every month. CM Buzdar’s own salary was increased by Rs59,000. After the matter was taken up by social media, Imran expressed his sheer disappointment and termed the decision ‘untenable’. The Federal Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry also labelled the development a ‘sham exercise’. … [Read more...] about Who decides Usman Buzdar and other lawmakers’ salaries?
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Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Politics Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Politics | Russian Spy or Hustling Political Operative? The Enigmatic Figure at the Heart of Mueller’s Inquiry Supported by ByKenneth P. Vogel and Andrew E. Kramer Feb. 23, 2019 WASHINGTON — In the nearly two years that the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, has been investigating whether there was collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, few figures seem to have offered more tantalizing leads than Konstantin V. Kilimnik. A diminutive, multilingual political operative who was born in Ukraine while it was still part of the Soviet Union, Mr. Kilimnik has continued to attract intense interest from prosecutors for his interactions with his longtime boss and mentor, Paul Manafort, and his suspected ties to Russian intelligence, even as Mr. Mueller prepares to wrap up his investigation. The … [Read more...] about Russian Spy or Hustling Political Operative? The Enigmatic Figure at the Heart of Mueller’s Inquiry
Kim Kozlowski The Detroit News Published 8:08 PM EST Jan 16, 2019 John Engler — the former Republican governor with a reputation as a tough-minded problem-solver — is ending a storied political career on a low note: He is stepping down under pressure from the helm MIchigan State University less than a year after being tapped to lead his alma mater out of crisis. In a letter to Board of Trustees Chair Dianne Byrum, Engler said Wednesday he’ll resign next week, ending a tenure filled with controversy over his handling of the fallout from the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal. He sent Byrum an 11-page letter hours ahead of a board meeting called for Thursday morning to consider a "personnel action." The meeting was scheduled amid growing backlash over a comment Engler made Friday to The Detroit News that some Nassar victims were "enjoying" being in the spotlight. Engler said he was stepping down because of the new … [Read more...] about Engler ends political career, controversy at MSU, by resigning
Photo courtesy of Ralph Baxter. When Ralph Baxter joined the inaugural class of Legal Rebels in 2009, he was the CEO and chairman of Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe. Just a year into the biggest recession since the Great Depression, he caught the ABA Journal’s attention through his initiatives that took Orrick from a domestic, California-based firm to an international heavyweight while navigating economic turbulence. “The financial crisis really did put a spotlight on how valuable the changes we already had made were,” Baxter says. The firm had already created an independent operations center in West Virginia, saving money in both rent and salaries. They had also changed the career paths of associates, modifying the traditional lockstep system in order to better allocate work and add more value to the firm. “At Orrick, we had already embraced change” before the recession, he says, “and it was a real advantage for us.” Want to listen on the … [Read more...] about From consulting to politics, former Orrick CEO continues to beat the drum for change
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