Re "Public-sector cuts hurt job recovery" (Page A1, Sept. 22): The state's priorities are in shambles. I have looked over the state budget and have seen the cuts to education that the governor is making.
But what has me so upset is that he has cashed in government bonds to the sum of about $9 billion, but hardly any of it is going to fix our education system. Instead, we are fixing our roads so uneducated people can drive their cars to the welfare office, and spending another $2 billion to $3 billion to start on a train that will attempt to serve the poorest region in the state.
With all the instability here, I will be seeking education elsewhere next year, in Minnesota. Minnesota knows the value of higher education. I will also not be voting on state issues in November. I will let you unfortunate Californians decice your own fate.
-- Joshua Wilson, Sacramento
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