Death Spiral states offer a chance for education. Its obvious our low info voters are ignorant or indifferent to the woes of Greece, Spain, etc. They may become more aware if they live in a DS state and things get steadily worse. And if and when the voters in solvent states are asked to bail out their profligate countrymen in DS states, they may become aware of the TINSTAAFL principle. Especially when they are picking up the tab for someone else's free lunch.