Monday, August 23, 2010
Preseason Budget Sparring
Calderón is asking for more security cash in next year's budget. The contrast with last year, when the president cut security spending and conspicuously downplayed the importance of security in his agenda, is striking. In what would be another contrast, I hope we can avoid last year's exceedingly protracted budget dispute, which was highly boring and seemed to last longer than the term of the budget itself.