Deficit and debt management
The purpose of this commentary is to discuss how our state and federal governments can remedy their deficit and debt problems. Fortunately, for us in Ruston and Lincoln Parish, our elected city, parish and school board officials have operated their respective entities responsibly and are not facing the same problems that the state and federal governments are. Makes one wonder if the farther away from the voters the politicians conduct their business, the more careless and irresponsible they become. Anyway, let’s get started.