Town outraged over government pay

Revelations about the salaries of city leaders in Bell, Calif., has sparked anger in a town that is one of the poorest in Los Angeles County.

Local residents call for the ouster of Bell, Calif. city officials during a special city council meeting, Thursday, July 22, 2010, in Bell, Calif. Bell's police chief and two top city administrators agreed to resign Thursday night during a closed-door meeting at City Hall.  Bell city leaders' pay has sparked anger in a blue-collar town that is one of the poorest in Los Angeles County. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

Local residents call for the ouster of Bell, Calif. city officials during a special city council meeting, Thursday, July 22, 2010, in Bell, Calif. Bell's police chief and two top city administrators agreed to resign Thursday night during a closed-door meeting at City Hall. Bell city leaders' pay has sparked anger in a blue-collar town that is one of the poorest in Los Angeles County. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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