Commissioner seeks 20% cut in district attorney’s salary

Here is the AP version of my story, from The Register-Guard website:

BEND — A Deschutes County commissioner wants to cut District Attorney Patrick Flaherty’s salary by 20 percent on grounds the prosecutor is wasting taxpayer money for a grand jury investigation into the way the county handled a public records request by The Bulletin newspaper.

Commissioner Tony DeBone said reducing the district attorney’s salary will help offset the cost of the investigation, The Bulletin reported.

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