Wednesday, November 23, 2005

Beaver County Times - Why wait?

Beaver County Times Allegheny TimesThirty days hath November, and Pittsburgh's budget for 2006 is still but a dream.

Last week, the state-appointed fiscal overseer rejected Mayor Tom Murphy's spending plan - for a second time.

Murphy has set up the city for state sanctions, which might hold up an expected $3.5 million reimbursement.

Why not wait a little longer, Murphy and friends? After all, the city has only two eyes that can be blackened. They're both starting to look pretty darn dark.

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