California and the Terrible

California’s 2009-10 budget is completely hosed, up one side and down the other.

…Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Budget

A Look at the State Budget from the “California Street”

There is something indescribably annoying about wading through the fetid swamp of the California state budget, especially for the non-expert.  A well-groomed online version of the proposed 2009-10 budget, the one that (with recent crisis revisions) is going to result in a deficit increase of $8 billion or more, can be reviewed here.  If, that is, you have the grit, the patience, and the stomach for it.  In the end, we can only report.  You will have to decide what the budget proposal is telling you. Continue reading “California and the Terrible”