Category Archives: Government Spending

Fast on downside; pols slow on upside

It made sense to throw government money around in 2020 when many distraught businesses and families faced bankruptcy. Trillions of federal and state monies were rushed to the front lines of the COVID depression-level collapse. The Trump Administration moved lightning … Read the rest

State, local budgets a mystery for all

Three extraordinary factors are muddying the waters for budget-making at all levels of government in Wisconsin. Citizens don’t have a clue of how they will be affected. The first unknown is how state and local leaders will use the gobs … Read the rest