Western Asset Income Fund (NYSE: PAI) announced today the results of the votes cast at the Fund’s annual meeting of stockholders held May 17, 2011.
Ronald J. Arnault, Anita L. DeFrantz, R. Jay Gerken, Ronald L. Olson, Avedick B. Poladian, William E.B. Siart, and Jaynie Miller Studenmund were elected as Directors of the Fund by owners of its common stock to hold office until the annual meeting of stockholders in the year 2012 or thereafter when respective successors are duly elected and qualified.
Western Asset Income Fund is a closed-end management investment company that invests predominantly in a diversified portfolio of debt securities. Its investment adviser is Western Asset Management Company, a subsidiary of Legg Mason, Inc. Western Asset Management Company has managed the Fund since its inception in March 1973.
Contact the Fund at 1-888-777-0102 for more information, or visit the Fund’s web site at www.leggmason.com/cef.
Data and commentary provided in this press release are for informational purposes only. Legg Mason, Inc. and its affiliates do not engage in selling shares of the Fund.