I just heard here in Miami this morning that they will probably be cutting more staff soon, even though they had an across the board paycut only five weeks ago.
According to our Minister of Finance, out treasury does not have a lot of money left, but still the Government decides to give prize money of 2 million for each person winning a competition over this Carnival Season. It is a lot of contests, which will only end next Tuesday after Carnival is done. We have Public Servants protesting Today over a 1% Wage Increase offered by the Government, and the crime is just getting worse, with the latest mu#der of an 8 year old boy. Things not looking too good here.
My town is bankrupt, my federal state has debts. My country has more debts per citizen than I will earn in my entire life... I think it just has to be that way.
Pretty bad. Twenty billion dollars of earthquake damage.