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Villaraigosa works for free for a day

March 20, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
If the buck stops with the mayor, he's about to lose $856 of them.With Los Angeles facing a financial crisis, and with the mayor's office urging city workers to take unpaid vacation, Antonio Villaraigosa is setting an example.

Villaraigosa will work Thursday, but he won't get paid.

With a salary of $223,000 a year, that works out to $856.26 a day.


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