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Subject:  Re: Perhaps lessons can be........nah! Date:  1/8/2013  10:47 AM
Author:  telegraph Number:  665115 of 794813

worse, democrats want to go to 'short term budgeting'. Now, the TX legislature meets only once every 2 years. It does a two year plan and sticks to it.

Now, the dems want to meet every year, for budgeting purposes, to spend every dime they collect in revenues as fast as possible and to put new programs in place that spend those dimes and COMMIT the state to spending them in the future, even if revenues dip.

The dems want a