GOP Gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker warned of this from his chair as Milwaukee County Executive and was ripped mightily for it. This was the most obvious "I told you so" ever. Give states money for EXPANDED program spending, but only temporarily, and you couldn't see what was coming? This Wall Street Journal article doesn't mention it, but Wisconsin is considered one of the state's on the edge when it comes to a complete budget collapse. The "stimulus" did nothing more than push Wisconsin states and other equally precariously perched that much closer to the edge.
WSAU Wisconsin Morning News 5:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Seth Mela, Tom King and Chris Conley