5 states just asked for a trillion dollars says Newson. So we'll need 10 trillion to bail out all 50 states. And I didn't even realize I had been smoking crack before his speech today but that's the only thing that could explain it.
NEW: Without federal support, states will be forced to make impossible decisions. Today—CA, OR, WA, NV, CO, and our legislative leaders have joined together to ask the federal government for $1 trillion to protect our schools, public health, an