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(NPR)   Why we need a California tag: California schools districts taking loans that are "the equivalent of payday loans." One district now owes more than $1 billion on a loan of $100 million. Way to go, professional smart people   ( divider line
    More: Dumbass, Los Angeles Unified, National Intelligence Council, school districts, Bill Lockyer, loans, elementary schools, California State Treasurer  
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2012-12-11 01:46:28 AM  
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California: Nope!
2012-12-11 02:51:39 PM  
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Free Radical: SlothB77: This is why the right is against raising taxes. It isn't that we want to pad the pockets of the top 2%. It is that when you raise taxes, spending always go up. And bureaucrats spend more irresponsibly.

This is what Conservatives actually believe.

75 Percent of Obama's Proposed Tax Hikes to Go Toward New Spending

wow, that burn is gonna be red a long time.
2012-12-11 07:20:15 AM  
1 vote:
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"You think MY people got screwed over? It's payback time, motherfarkers."
2012-12-11 04:33:22 AM  
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Reminds me of what I saw in an interview with a retired FBI agent from years ago... He did a lot of work on organized crime. The reporter essentially said that the it just didn't seem like the old school organized crime was as big a deal these days and the FBI agent agreed.

"They figured out ways to make more money legally."
2012-12-11 02:15:24 AM  
1 vote:
Don't you people understand? When the government spends money it stimulates the economy. Just ask Krugman.
2012-12-11 02:00:37 AM  
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bromah: This seems more like internal corruption to me. Someone got a kick back to take out he loan. Besides, Western Sky is under investigation/indictment for usuary and fraud.

Serious question:How can the US government act against a sovereign nation?
2012-12-11 01:49:30 AM  
1 vote:
It could have been worse, in the TRILLIONS if they had have bought desks, chairs, and computers as well from

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2012-12-11 01:26:23 AM  
1 vote:
Yay, democrat math!
2012-12-11 12:47:51 AM  
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simplicimus: In the West Contra Costa Schools' case, that $2.5 million bond will cost the district a whopping $34 million to repay.
Who are they borrowing from? Loan Sharks?

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2012-12-10 09:18:32 PM  
1 vote:
It's California, they can just raise taxes to get that money back.
2012-12-10 08:49:15 PM  
1 vote:
Way to go unprofessional dumb subby.
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