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Follow the money

Follow the Money

I have been working on both State and County Budgets for over two decades. One handy rule I use in analyzing why the money is in the budget is “Follow the Money.” This simple rule leads one to find out the why this got included. Who benefits? Where does the money come from?

Budgets

Tales from the BudComm – The “two bites at the apple” edition

Last night, again, was the public hearing for the Town and School District; my previous post covered the discussion of getting the Budget Committee to endorse siphoning off peoples’ tax monies to “charities” that live off government tax monies (else they’d go belly up). This was is about the School Board trying to have their …

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UN United Nations

And this is a problem……why? “United Nations could run out of money in a few weeks”

Competent managers?  Expert technocrats, capable of solving the world’s every problem?  Sure – except their own: The United Nations is running a deficit of $230 million, Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Monday, and may run out of money by the end of October. In a letter intended for the 37,000 employees at the UN …

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