Houston Firefighters pay raise - What's your Point?


Houston Firefighters have seen their pay increase just 3 percent since 2011 - that's eight years. Firefighters have gathered enough petitions to ask voters to decide whether they deserve the same wages as their fellow first responders in the police department.

This week city officials said "parity" would add $98 million   to Houston’s two and a half billion dollar budget and if approved likely result in a reduction of personnel and services.

 Here to comment and make the case for his members Firefighter Union President Marty Lancton.

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