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Senate Says Salary Arrears for Staffers Eliminated During ‘Harmonization’

Senate Says Salary Arrears for Staffers Eliminated During ‘Harmonization’

After legislative staffers threatened to barricade the Capitol Building if the Liberian Dollars portion of their salary arrears were not paid, the Senate’s Ways, Means, and Finance Committee says that portion was eliminated during the government-wide ‘salary harmonization’ process.

Unity Party Suspends Eight Senators for Voting for Associate Justice’s Impeachment

Unity Party announced on Tuesday that it has suspended the membership of eight senators for failing to adhere to its position in voting for the impeachment of former Supreme Court associate justice, Kabineh Ja’neh.

Senators Johnson, Tornonlah and Others Reject Pay Cut as Measures against Declining Economy

Barely one week after a proposal calling for a reduction in the salaries and benefits of public officials was presented to the Liberian Senate, some senators have strongly rejected the proposal.

Varney Sherman, Alex Tyler, and Other Government Officials Implicated in Global Witness Report

Global Witness, a corruption watchdog that focuses on issues related to natural resource exploitation, has released a report implicating several Liberian government officials in a corruption scandal involving the publicly traded British firm Sable Mining.