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Ganim Slams 11th-Hour Raises For Bridgeport Workers Made By Finch

Outgoing Mayor Bill Finch reportedly approved raises before leaving office.
Outgoing Mayor Bill Finch reportedly approved raises before leaving office. Photo Credit: Jay Polansky

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Outgoing Mayor Bill Finch approved raises amounting to about $2.5 million for city employees who were political appointees — including himself — even though they were not in the Bridgeport budget, says NBC Connecticut.

Before taking the oath of office Tuesday as the new mayor, Joe Ganim commented on the raises, calling them "just wrong," according to NBC Connecticut.

Read the full story here at the NBC Connecticut website.

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