Oregon timber county officials say fed money not enough

Full story: Statesman Journal

GRANTS PASS, Ore. -- A surprise extension of a federal subsidy to timber counties will prevent jail shutdowns and keep deputies on the road, but local Oregon officials say the money is a fraction of what they need, and in one cash-strapped county the infusion has sparked fears that it could do more harm than good.
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Left Wing Hillbilly

Bastrop, TX

#1 Oct 28, 2013
We get to vote not to increase taxes on ourselves . We don't need no more stinking badges. Welcome to the State of Jefferson.
TRZ

Eugene, OR

#2 Nov 6, 2013
I'm sure all political nuts across the board can find a place to stick their Political Theologies.
I'm only interested in the math I don't care about entitlement arguments.

I guess all the brilliant Dems,Reps & Teas think the loss of $84 million will have no effect on Oregon's economy.
Ron White:"You Can't Fix Stupid."
Scroll down to Table 2 & see how much revenue each state lost beginning in Nov.

http://www.cbpp.org/cms/...

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