It’s no secret State Rep. Mike McGeehan has an issue with Arlene Ackerman. Back in December he called for an investigation into the School District of Philadelphia superintendent’s reassignment of a no-bid work contract. Now, he’s after her salary.
McGeehan, of the 173rd District, told Fox29 he plans to propose a bill that would ensure school superintendents don’t earn more than the governor. Ackerman’s $338,000 annual base salary is more than Gov. Tom Corbett’s and Mayor Michael Nutter’s salaries combined.
Districts paying their superintendents more than the governor would have their funding cut.
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