Commentary - Cuts to cities go too far
By Dan Ness,
mayor of Alexandria
As a Republican mayor, I share Governor Pawlenty's conservative viewpoint that, at its best, government balances the public's desire for services with fiscal prudence. Ironically, it is because we share this belief in protecting taxpayers that I am disappointed in the governor's proposed cuts to the local government aid (LGA) program.
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