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The City of Prescott has on hand $123,500,000 in "cash" investments. Have you heard about it?  Where did the money come from?  Where is the money intended to be spent?  Why didn't the Mayor's Special Strategic Committee discuss this as a possible option for t...

WHO’S TRUTH

In response to Council Woman Orr's letter to the editor.

The difference between truth and fact is that fact is something that cannot be combated with reasoning, for it is logic itself. But truth is something which depends on a person's perspective and experie...

July 27, 2017

Recently a mailer hit Prescott and Yavapai county attacking a Prescott Mayoral candidate Mary Beth Hrin for having this medical bill in 2009 (Please click on this link to view entire county record). They published medical information and misrepresented the content of t...

May 20, 2017

Public Pension Plans consume large parts of city budgets.

Presently, public safety, including contributions to The Public Safety Pension Retirement System (PSPRS), consumes nearly 75% of the Prescott city budget. No municipality can survive, let alone thrive with this k...

May 18, 2017

Everyone knows the story of Hansel and Gretel.  Siblings go into the woods leaving breadcrumbs trailed behind them to find their way back home.  The birds eat the bread crumbs and the children end up getting lost finding a witch’s candy house.  In the end the witch is...

Debt: Yes, Puerto Rico is broke, and has declared the equivalent of bankruptcy in a federal court. But U.S. states, cities and counties have no reason to feel superior. They, too, are nearly insolvent, running deficits as soaring pension costs threaten the nation's fis...

Your property Taxes are “Proposed” to go up! If you live in the Central Yavapai fire District (CYFD), your property taxes are “increasing” more than they should. At their April meeting the CYFD board voted 3-2 to increase all personnel wages 4 1/2 %!

Most property owner...

April 25, 2017

Baseball season is in full swing.  As a true Arizonan I firmly believe the Diamondbacks are batting and pitching their way to the World Series.  They are looking pretty good right now.  I noticed too, ticket prices keep going up.  It is now very difficult for a family...

April 24, 2017

Below is an Article written by a PSPRS Consultant defending the PSPRS managing of the funds.  Basically its not our fault and the legislature forced us to due such bad things as PBI.  Their defense of their accomplishments of a 46% statewide funding level is sad.  We a...

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