Archive for March 3rd, 2011

Quantitative Easing: Train, Meet Cliff

Half the people are predicting doom and gloom and the other half have their heads in the sand. I don’t want to be known for doom and gloom but for those of you who haven’t noticed yet, ‘Quantitative Easing’ is Washington-speak for trying to slow the train down enough for the First...
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Spending Spree Waha Nui Mayor Billy Kenoi

Spending Spree Waha Nui Mayor Billy Kenoi

Mayor Kenoi’s $44 million budget shortfall for fiscal year 2011-2012 — double last year’s shortfall — is outrageous and in no small part caused by Mayor Kenoi’s no-look pass-over of our coffer balance. Council Chair Dominic Yagong and Finance Chair Brenda Ford have tried to rein the coffer spending spree by Mayor Kenoi, but the...
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