Friday, February 20, 2009

Pop Quiz: California Budget Edition

Which of the following is the real California State Senator Abel Maldonado?

1) The one who raged against raising taxes less than a year ago at the 2008 Republican National Convention?

2) The one who just provided the decisive vote to raise California taxes by more than $12 billion dollars, or an estimated $1,100 annually for an average family of four?

(Hint: Some people change. Others grit their teeth and do what they come to believe is necessary. And still others think they can dance up the middle in the spotlight.)