Saturday, March 15, 2008

Bunker Busting Amendment from Beth Harwell

Rep. Beth Harwell will offer an amendment to the State Appropriations bill that will cut off funding to the Bunker at the Governor's mansion. Kudos to Beth. This project is a boondoggle on so many levels. There are MANY, MANY other ways to better use this money:

State Highway projects being delayed

But the most offensive aspect of this project is the fact that it will be totally inaccessible to the public. All of the events at the bunker will be underground, behind a steel security fence, and totally isolated from the taxpaying public. This is wrong. This project should be stopped NOW!