After several years of relative fiscal sanity when it comes to handouts for billionaires, local leaders are again falling for the scam.
Build your own playgrounds, billionaires.
You want a shiny new stadium for the team that has padded your net worth? Or a swanky, state-of-the-art practice facility for the franchise that sets you apart from the rest of the uber rich? Then write the checks yourself. You can afford it – certainly better than those taxpayers you think should be grateful for the privilege of picking up your tab.