The usual pitfalls involved in stadium financing are apparent here: unrealistic calculations of return on investment, an underestimated true cost to taxpayers, misplaced priorities, fishy-looking political relationships.Another reason for me to hate the man.
Friday, August 14, 2015
Scott Walker's Priorities
Wisconsin governor and GOP presidential hopeful Scott Walker is facing a large budget deficit, and among other things has announced a $250 million cut in funding for the state's university system. But he just signed a deal spending $250 million in public money to build a stadium for the Milwauke Bucks: