Wednesday, May 04, 2011

Lighting Piles Of Taxpayer Money On Fire

Christie's favorite mall.

The state has already spent, by some accounts, as much as $1 billion on financing, tax breaks and highway improvements to support the development.

And the people running the thing obviously have no idea what they are doing.

“People always notice how you see the Manhattan skyline from here,” he said. “What they don’t think about is, that means Manhattan can see us.

“Millions of people are going to look out their windows and say, ‘Hey, what’s that?’ ”