Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Cyr: State fiscal crises becoming national

This week, political bipartisanship took a new turn. Democratic Gov. Jennifer Granholm of Michigan has sent a letter to Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger of California, offering to house prisoners. California's prison system is overflowing while Michigan confronts the need to shutter facilities. Both governments face very large budget deficits, reflecting a national fiscal crisis at state levels. FULL STORY

MY NOTE: I guess the taxpayers here in Michigan don't have enough to worry about paying for with this run-away state government. Now we must pay for California's lack of responsibility?

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