Fallbrook's state senator opposes newly passed budget
Last updated 9/6/2007 at Noon
Another round of budget brinkmanship has prompted a pair of Inland area state senators and a political pundit to call for changes before such delays, which slow payments to school districts and other programs, happen again and again and again.
“This is a real sham of a process,” state Sen. Dennis Hollingsworth, R-Murrieta, said in a telephone interview when asked to dissect the recent budget wrangling and detail the steps needed to reform legislative procedures.
It was one of many such calls that Hollingsworth and his staff, as well as other California Republicans, fielded after they...