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Replacing welfare, part I

California’s ever-worsening budget situation has treated us to a variety of doomsday scenarios; these include some ideas that are so absurd and awful it is tempting to dismiss them as idle threats or paranoid fantasies. Sometimes, these are obviously not … Continue reading

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The circus comes to Sacramento

I happened to be downtown yesterday, and there were quite a few news trucks gathered at the Capitol building. If anyone hasn’t been following the antics of the California State Senate, I strongly recommend that you start. Not only is it a canary … Continue reading

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