It sounds so simple

So why not just order a raise?

Posted: March 18, 2014 at 3:41 a.m.

THOSE LUCKY employees of Little Rock’s school district are in line to get raises, slow times or no slow times. The school board voted last week to give its employees a 3-percent across-the-board raise. And that’s on top of those 3-percent step increases that happen automatically every year for most of the district’s employees. Not only all that, but the raise is retroactive to July 1st of last year. A nice bonus check could be in the mail any day now.

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Editorial, Pages 14 on 03/18/2014