In the news media, the past several weeks have seen headlines dominated by the once impending (and now very real) shutdown of the federal government . Leaders failed to make concessions, politicians butted heads, and ultimately the constituents are left bearing the brunt of the disaster. Politics can be very frustrating.However, on occasion, political decisions can surprise. Beneath government shutdowns, budget battles, and spending cuts, one significant political decision recently brought into the light can have major implications for a very large number of Americans.Fresh off of the largest municipal bankruptcy in American history, a renewed concern over the financial condition of individual cities and states emerged once again. The real story; Detroit is not alone. There are many cities, and more alarmingly, several states that have ventured into precarious financial situations. In particular focus is the condition of California, the most populous state in the Country.California is ...
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