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Posts tagged "windfalls"
Need is up. Use of services is down. It’s a win/win!

Need is up. Use of services is down. It’s a win/win!

Making services harder to access is just as good for budget-writers as it is bad for the needy. That explains the overwhelming excitement from all quarters of the Legislature to the news of the surprising decline in caseloads. As narcissist hero Ed Murray said: “If you use the governor’s budget as a framework … two-thirds... Read more...
Polly want a windfall?

Polly want a windfall?

Pirate ships are places where the mere rumor of a legend of buried treasure would get parrots squawking, peglegs pounding, and mutinous thoughts a-brewing in a furious scurry for wealth. So we pirates are deeply impressed — if a little befuddled — by the ability of the entire Legislature to keep silent about the $300... Read more...