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KYCIR: KY State Fair Board CEO paid for months after resignation

Updated: Aug. 16, 2018 at 10:53 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting discovered the Kentucky State Fair Board CEO and President was paid for several months after he resigned.

Jason Rittenberry was paid $25,000 a month as consultant, while the man who replaced him in an interim capacity was not paid anything for four months.

>> READ MORE: Ky. Fair Board CEO's Big Salary Didn't Stop When He Was Replaced

Investigative reporter Kate Howard and summer fellow Emma Collins came on WAVE 3 News at 7:30 to discuss their investigation.

Watch their interview in the video attached to this story, and read their full story at the link above.

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