Date: Apr 05, 2015
By: Chung Li-hua and Jake Chung / Staff reporter, with staff writer
Civic groups lambasted the Executive Yuan’s Referendum Review Committee members for being eligible for NT$4,000 to NT$8,000 in part-time payments per month, even when the committee was not sitting in session, which was at odds with the other committees in the Executive Yuan, who were given a NT$2,000 flat appearance fee.
The best way to rectify the situation is to abolish the referendum committee once and for all, the civic groups said. [FULL STORY]