While they were sleeping…

KRS Executive Director Mike Burnside addressed a half-empty room of mostly sleepy-looking legislators — see the video below — and dropped a bomb that might otherwise have been big news. The changes to the public employee benefits plan in HB 1, which really do nothing to fix the financial problems of the system, caused the state to spend $20 million upgrading computers.

How’s that belt-tightening going, Ferris Bueller? Bueller? Bueller?
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