Feinberg’s Raise Still Angers Oil Spill Victims, WKRG, March 28, 2011:
Ken Feinberg's 400-thousand dollar a month raise has oil spill victims who haven't gotten their claims checks seeing red.
For months, Gulf Coast Claims Facility adminisrator Ken Feinberg has been perhaps the most hated man along the Gulf Coast. Now that Feinberg and his law firm will receive a 400-thousand dollar a month raise, oil spill victims like Orange Beach restaurant owner Jeff Price, who's still waiting on a claims check, says Feinberg won't win any popularity contests anytime soon.
"It's ridiculous," says Price, who owns Gulf Shores Steamer in Orange Beach. "I haven't gotten a raise, neither has anybody else. We're doing everything we can to keep our community alive and the man deserves a raise? Of course. Sure he does." ...
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