- PUT UP TIME: John Burris.
One further commentary on Rep. John Burris'
Fiscal Finger — the plan to throw a minority faux filibuster in budget deliberations to force the governor to cut something — anything, doesn't matter what — from the state budget:
It is not debate to respond to a state agency's listing of specific impacts of cuts in jobs and services by saying:
* "They're wrong."
* "It's laughable."
That's a tantrum.
Put up specifics or shut up.