Today’s number: 28 percent
Monday, Jun 16, 2014
* From the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability…
Why? Mainly because the state has been paying its pension obligations and the Edgar payment ramp has kicked into high gear.
Also, notice that “healthcare” is included on Martire’s list. Total healthcare costs are growing a net 0.8 percent this coming fiscal year. A bit less griping about Medicaid by the screamers would be appreciated.