Show Us the Money!

map chart Show Us the Money!A bunch of goo-goos put together this map showing that most New York residents live in districts that get less than the average amount of discretionary funding alloted to their state lawmaker. The process of giving out discretionary funds is often derided by reformers in Albany, but valued as necessity back home.

That is, unless people think someone next door is getting more than they are. More on the report here and here.