Frederick County commissioner: Budget process is ‘phony’

Subtitle: Structural deficit no longer a hot topic; Young says it’s still a big deal
Source: Gazette
Author: Katherine Heerbrandt
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Date Published: 04/05/2012

“The structural deficit was made up to justify firings and anything else Blaine wanted to do,” he said. “… It was phony. I don’t know if it is ignorance or on purpose, but it served the purpose of scaring people.”