Gazelka kept his pay, broke his promises
Paul Gazelka said in the May 23, 2011 Brainerd Dispatch that he would not take his pay in a government shutdown.
What happened? The government shut down, and Gazelka took his pay and benefits.
Here's the total of Gazelka's benefits for 2011:
Total benefits: $28,887, plus insurance, plus a $31,140 salary.
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