“Reforming California: Easier said than done”
For the last couple of years, some of the state’s most influential business titans and elder statesmen have taken time off to grapple with the mess in Sacramento.
Former Secretaries of State George Shultz and: Condoleezza Rice, Google Inc. Chairman: Eric Schmidt, Los Angeles philanthropist: Eli Broad: and other heavyweights have all attended an effort known as the Think Long Committee for California, which is focused on squaring away the years of mismanagement from Sacramento and conflicting mandates from citizen initiatives.
They haven’t gotten very far.
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
: : : : : : : : : : : When the Pledge to America was first announced, it immediately met backlash from the other side of the aisle.
The profane, but popular lefty site named “Wonkette” decided that it wants conservatives to die. Either that or it wants