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California Willingly Speeding Toward Bankruptcy

JPL17 Wrote: Jul 09, 2012 11:35 AM
NOTE TO TOWNHALL: Apparently, one of your commenters is a drooling booger-eater, who has decided to share his idiotic humor with us (see comment immediately above). Please delete.

Like a frog being slowly boiled in a pot, California just doesn't seem to get it. The state is broke. Governor Jerry Brown is asking for a tax hike to close a $16 billion budget gap and yet, liberal legislators just approved the most expensive project in its history.

Capping a dramatic showdown over the most expensive project in state history, California legislators Friday gave final approval to high-speed rail, firing the nation's first bullet train toward the future after an impassioned debate over whether the project's price tag was too high in a state whose...