Like any major project, we must first establish a goal. That goal should be to operate under a balanced budget each and every year. This also has to be legitimate.
While our state constitution requires a balanced budget, the politicians play games like counting borrowing as an earned revenue source. Adding debt to your balance sheet is not the way to solve your inability to control spending. I would make sure that a balanced budget is truly balanced.
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