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Measuring the political weight of unused scales and other bad ideas

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By Ben Carlson

Publisher

Column as I see ’em …

Those easily angered should probably skip this column and read the one on the faith page.

From the president’s unilateral action on immigration to state fuel taxes and something so pedestrian as a set of scales, one can’t help but wonder how the people we elect get away certain things while we sit back and simply keep paying the bills.

First the scales, for which the fiscal court used $62,000 of your money to purchase but as of Friday aren’t being used.


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