Thursday, May 22, 2003


Great, just as I'm headed to a conference in Alberta, they find mad cow disease in...Alberta. And I had been so looking forward to the steaks.

Wednesday, May 21, 2003

Sooner or Later, It Starts to Add Up to Real Money...

Prince George's County's $1.8 million budget for 2004, scheduled to be adopted by the County Council tomorrow, could face deep cuts later this year -- perhaps as much as $20 million -- if Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. vetoes a package of corporate taxes passed by the General Assembly, county officials say.

--"Pr. George's Fears Veto Of Tax Bill By Ehrlich", The Washington Post, May 21, 2003, B05.

I don't know how you're going to cut $20 million from a $1.8 million budget. Maybe by tapping the $1.2 billion snow removal fund...