FRESNO CAMPUS - Governor Grey Davis(D) and Assemblyman Dean Flores (D-Kern County) have
decided to steal from the California taxpayers in order to pay for "anti-school
This year has been an interesting one for the California budget and
treasury. Way back in January, it was estimated that there would be no
budget surplus. Now, miraculously, Democrats are estimating that there is a $4 billion budget
surplus. How convenient.
A final amount on the so-called State surplus will be announced soon, but no matter how
large or small this surplus is, the social(ist) utopians are planning to
Now, despite the fact that it occured before I was born, I know what
happened when Governor Ronald Reagan turned the state's finances around
and made a budget surplus when before there was a budget deficit: he sent the
money back to the people, not in the form of new projects or new laws,
but by giving them tax refunds! Amazing concept, isn't it? Well, it was
based on the idea that if there's a budget surplus, We The People have been
taxed too much.
But our new governor doesn't see it that way. Davis wants to use the
budget surplus, which undeniably should be returned to the people, to provide
for school counseling, metal detectors at school entrances, and other fun
And his cohorts in the Democratic caucus in the legislature don't see it that way either. Assemblyman Flores wants to use the surplus, which these thieves have decided not to return to the people they fleeced it from in
the first place, wants to - get this - use some of the surplus to pay for an
"armed intruder drill" to take place at least once a year in every school in California...and here I thought the days of "duck and
cover" drills were long gone.