All Commentary
Monday, August 9, 2010

Budget Woes in States Lead to Layoffs


“State and local governments this summer gained the dubious distinction of being the nation’s biggest source of job losses — a trend that likely helped to break a stalemate in Congress last week over providing states with additional aid.” (Washington Times, Monday)

They lived it up in good times and thought bad times never would come.

FEE Timely Classic
“Government Workers Are America’s New Elite” by Steven Greenhut