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Leggett budgets $50k for inauguration costs

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Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett is proposing to set aside $50,000 of taxpayer money to celebrate his own likely re-election as the county struggles to close a nearly $800 million budget gap. Leggett's proposed budget includes the $50,000 for an inauguration ceremony and to help ensure a "smooth transition" of power for the county's elected officials. But it's unlikely that the...