Another report on the high cost of private contractors fighting fires, often saving rich people’s homes, with public money. This article from the LA Times was probably the source of the Marketplace story we posted on earlier this week.
- Thursday Links: Buffett, Chicago/Illinois, Atlanta Teachers April 9, 2015
- Siding with Wall Street’s “Winners” March 27, 2015
- Macroeconomics in the Age of Climate Change March 23, 2015
- New Issue! Farms Today–a collaboration with Farm Aid March 13, 2015
- Links on SYRIZA-Eurogroup Agreement February 26, 2015
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