CA Gov. Brown appoints church choir director (and school buddy) as head of workers comp appeal board, Pay? $147,778/year plus benis

Hey, why not? This is a fluff job right? It’s not like worker compensation issues are of dire concern to businesses and workers alike in California. Probably best just to make an overtly political appointment. Why should someone have any experience in this area of the law? No bigs.

Good old Governor Moonbeam.

(From The Daily Caller)

“I did not go after it as a plum,” Gaffney told the Chronicle. “To me, it is hard work and I am glad to do the hard work, but others have given me to understand that they were passed by to accommodate this appointment.”

The board meets once a week.

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