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All but seven state lawmakers get health benefits

The Legislature finally agreed to Lee Newspapers’ request to release all the names of state lawmakers covered by taxpayer funded health care benefits. Mike Dennison has the story here. The Legislature’s former chief legal counselor, Rob Stutz, initially denied Dennison’s request in January. Lee Newspapers indicated that it planned to sue, but held off after […]