The Baltimore city government is on a path to financial ruin and must enact major reforms to stave off bankruptcy, according to a 10-year forecast the city commissioned from an outside firm.
Is anyone surprised? Is their any possibility that Democrats can understand what fiscal reponsibility means? Or is the noun “Democrat” synonymous with crazy; doing the same thing over and over again, hoping things will be different.
TOPEKA, Kan.—Even if he doesn’t enter the race himself, this state’s Republican governor, Sam Brownback, is determined to play a starring role in the next presidential election.
How? By turning Kansas into what he calls Exhibit A for how sharp cuts in taxes and government spending can generate jobs, wean residents off public aid and spur economic growth.
“My focus is to create a red-state model that allows the Republican ticket to say, ‘See, we’ve got a different way, and it works,’ ” Mr. Brownback said in a recent interview.
Could there be any greater contrast between economic policies? City after city, State after State run by Democrats is in serious economic trouble, due to high taxes and outrageous spending on social programs which don’t do what they are intended to do, whereas every State controled by a Republican Governor reports sound economic news