Keep It Local?
With all the talk we've heard the last few years about keeping things local, I thought this was the best line from the front page story in the Times- Standard this morning, Success to breed success:
Many believe that local tax dollars stay local, but that is hardly the case. Most of the money goes to the state. And if it comes back local at all, it's through a competitive process.
Indeed, as the late Harry Browne observed, "Like a child on an allowance...".