Category Archives: California Budget

Has The Economic “Death Spiral” started?

It is difficult to argue the point. We have been ill-served by Congress for the last 30 years or more and the policies of the present administration have worsened our plight immeasurably. Now comes this succinct view of a bleak … Continue reading

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California Out of Cash By March….

http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2012/02/good_news_for_californians_state_to_run_out_of_cash_by_march.html Whenever my attention turns away from The Golden State too long, our legislature and the entrenched Democrats bring me back to “reality.” If the article is to be believed it all boils down to one fact: they can’t count. … Continue reading

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California Down The Drain….

http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?id=49011 Another exposition on the woes of the once Golden State… “California is suffering from the same problems found in any number of advanced social-welfare states, where wealth creation is punished and getting a job in the government is rewarded. … Continue reading

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Beautifully Said…A Farewell Letter Spotlighting the Results of “Obamaism”

I found this on Hillbuzz this morning. It is a letter from a former Republican lawmaker in Illinois on why he is leaving Illinois for Texas. I find it appalling for two reasons: First,¬†How could anyone in their right mind … Continue reading

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Egypt Has Something to Do With California’s Budget, But I Don’t Know What

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2011/01/state-of-the-state-brown-cites-unrest-in-egypt-to-make-his-case-for-budget-vote.html Back in the day they called him Governor Moonbeam, in part for things like this recent state of the state. This is the LA Times account: Citing the pro-democracy unrest in Egypt and Tunisia, Gov. Jerry Brown called it … Continue reading

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Brown to Give State of the State After All…Daunting Challenges Face Him

According to the Los Angeles Times print edition, Gov. Jerry Brown will deliver a state of the state speech today after all. As noted earlier, he was waffling on the idea and his staff was not sure it was “authentic” … Continue reading

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Gov. Brown’s Natives Are Restless…

Well, well, well.. As you by now know, the governor has proposed what to him must seem an austerity budget. I don’t think it goes far enough, but OK. To some of his most fervent base, however, the proposed budget … Continue reading

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