In today’s N&O, Dan Kane fleshes out the story behind one of the special provisions that were added into the budget behind closed doors and never debated before a committee.
Well, that is just one of more than 100 new items inserted in the budget. Take a look at this report we compiled last week on the full list of special provisions.
Jim Black’s prison door hasn’t even been shut and locked and the General Assembly is back to doing the exact same things that led him down the road to corruption. So much for cleaning up the process. The lip service given to ending the corruption lasted about half a session.