Area lawmakers' 2007 per diem totals
Here are the total per diem payments area state senators have sought for the 2007 regular and special legislative sessions and for work in the interim. Senators still could submit per diem requests for 2007, but that would appear on 2008 reports. The Senate's per diem limit is $96 a day.
Thomas Bakk, DFL-Cook, $18,846
Steve Dille, R-Dassel, $15,042
Michelle Fischbach R-Paynesville, $13,920
Dennis Frederickson, R-New Ulm, $15,552