We already know enough to begin to act, and the longer we delay, the deeper the ultimate cuts.
Lori Liu brings the unique skills of both an experienced attorney and a dedicated public servant to the RPLG team.
Effective local governance is another victim of the increasingly polarized world of politics. On one side, strains of the Tea Party refrain that government is the problem can be heard everywhere.
Many public agencies can avoid bankruptcy by ceasing to provide critical services, but when a local government can no longer hire employees to protect the basic safety of its residents, that’s an emergency in my book.