This cartoon was first published October 26, 2018, in The Costa Rica Star.
There’s a movement in Costa Rica, which is deep in debt, to reduce the salaries of positions like bank presidents and the president of the nation’s Supreme Court. Fernando Cruz makes a salary of $10,600 (U.S.) a month. He argues that this is a middle-class income in Costa Rica and if his salary is reduced then he’ll be reduced to living in poverty.
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