Tagged: fairy tales

The Sharing Services Ruse

If you want to see another example of the nonsense of ‘shared services’ as always delivering cost-savings and efficiencies, please read this Recorder article on sharing IT services between city and county: The Amsterdam Common Coun-cil’s Shared Services Committee is considering an agreement with Montgomery County’s...

Fairy Tales

I’m not sure why folks are all so riled up over the tax rate increases — city, school and county. It’s precisely what you get when you believe in economics and public policy fairy tales. Let me point out the characters in the make-believe world...