This article is right on target! There are so many fiscal problems in this country and in the State of Indiana, and so many solutions, I suppose the "progress' to tame spending while driving up results, the "business" of government, is off limits. Our systems in government are broken, not self-correcting, but are self-destructing. The choices are: 1) wait, and let self-destruction continue, or, 2) break and restructure as rapidly as possible
Almost all of us have been comfortable enough to let things degenerate... civility, education, competitiveness, finance, civic involvement and the list goes on and on.
Perhaps cable TV watching, Twttering and Facebooking will save us all as we collectively bowl alone.
God help the current and future generations of students! Wish I was smart enough to teach all the right answers, because I'd certainly do it.