Budget politics 101
Posted: March 5, 2013 at 4:04 a.m.
Back in my teaching days many years ago, one of the things I liked to ask the class to consider was this: Imagine a government agency with only two tasks: (1) building statues of Benedict Arnold and (2) providing life-saving medications to children. If this agency’s budget were cut, what would it do?
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Editorial, Pages 14 on 03/05/2013