Monday, July 6, 2009

Monday Morning Linkage

Little love left for Weiss on City Council [LA Daily News]

SoCal-to-Vegas rail route wins federal designation [LA Daily News]

Quick topic for thought:
Did you know that oil and natural gas industry profits were about $0.11 per dollar in Q3 2008 while total government taxes (Fed & State) in California (Jan. 2009) was about $0.54 per gallon? (Source

What do you think this means for government sponsored independence from oil - especially in these times when every tax dollar counts?
This is a classic case of not having your interests aligned. . .