Doug Bandow summarizes the current wave of cities and team owners trying to put the squeeze on the public for stadium funds. The DC district mayor wants $339 million to lure a baseball team back — even though no team has expressed interest. Then there’s Portland, Oakland and San Diego. For those who want to mull this over during the World Series, the whole story is here.
Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.