Town Square

Post a New Topic

California controller: State will run out of cash before April

Original post made by John on Jan 29, 2010

Here we go again. Web Link .

At what point do we understand that this state is completely out of fiscal control? We vote for high speed rail, because it seems green, damn the costs. We never cut a program, unless it is to build roads and dams. We are champions at avoiding hard choices. The usual solution, which will no longer work, is to tax the rich. The current variant is to beg for a federal bailout.

It is already too late to avoid severe pain. This pain will, hopefully, start to turn children into adults.

Comments

There are no comments yet. Please share yours below.

If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Touring the Southern California “Ivies:” Pomona and Cal Tech
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 5 comments | 2,871 views

Chai Brisket
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 2,047 views

Couples: Parallel Play or Interactive Play?
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,213 views

Sometimes "I'm Sorry" Doesn't Cut It
By Cheryl Bac | 6 comments | 1,164 views

SJSU Center for Steinbeck Studies to Honor Author Khaled Hosseini on Weds Sept 10
By Nick Taylor | 0 comments | 713 views