What is a “Balanced Budget?”

A “balanced budget” is one in which revenues are equal to expenditures. That’s the definition in any accounting textbook in the world. The single most important thing you can do right now as a citizen of Scottsdale, Arizona is to take a ten-minute break and watch the video of remarks of soon-to-be-former Scottsdale City Treasurer […]

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Local Quote: Developers’ Property Rights

    Granting property owners more intense uses on their property is not a right but a gift…Property rights are not violated in any way by insisting a property be developed to the rules that were in place when that property was acquired by its current owner. Howard Myers, Scottsdale resident, from his “My Turn” […]

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