by Leslee Kulba
Wild West blogger
While local governments are taking time off for Christmas vacation, there is little news. Skimming the national press, one finds a nice opinion piece printed by the Cato Institute on local governments turning into Keystone Kops to justify the overblown budget of the DHS. Wizmo-gizmos developed for espionage and warfare in Afghanistan are now used to keep track of people who “act suspiciously” and attend Tea Party events.