Today in Fiscal Foolishness

by Kevin D. Williamson

On the Corner: Delaware considers a bailout for casinos.

Texas plans to spend millions of dollars to replace thousands of new computers (via Pratt on Texas). 

Hey, let’s all have a big fight about a highly speculative forecast involving 3 percent of the federal deficit ten years hence!

Florida county pays $144,000 for phantom signage — but tips room service generously.

Quebec is worried about wasteful spending. Solution: Spending $500,000 on a committee to study wasteful spending.