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Daily Archive for February 14th, 2010

From Mark Perry: The highest paid city government employee of Madison, Wisconsin, last year wasn’t the mayor.  It wasn’t the police chief.  It wasn’t even the head of Metro Transit.  It was bus driver John E. Nelson, says the Wisconsin State Journal. Nelson earned $159,258 in 2009, including $109,892 in overtime and other pay.

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Free Market Valentine

A student of mine Jackie Monaghan penned the following: Roses are red, These times have been blue. Yet with self-interest, no dread, To ensure the highest value. From ideas widespread Ideas and technologies brew To remain or get ahead Would require skills anew If rules remain unsaid That invisible hand rings true Uncle Sam has […]

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