Kentucky’s governor signs an executive order formalizing his decision to have lawmakers come back for a special session later this month.
Ernie Fletcher had ordered the legislature into a special session last week to deal with several issues, but were dismissed shortly after.
Kentucky legislators are now on a three-week break from the special session, but are still being paid because the legislature has not officially adjourned.
Legislators have indicated they won’t accept the money, but there’s a dispute over how they need to go about forfeiting the money.
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