It’s time to bring county regulations into balance with actual needs

The first step to solving any problem is correctly diagnosing it. In Karen Crowell’s recent post regarding Brian Bock’s candidacy she displayed a serious misunderstanding of the facts. She claims it was the private sector that was responsible for creating our current economic problems while completely ignoring the role of government. Without going into great detail, since it’s so easy to find the facts, it was the government’s well-intentioned but overzealous push to increase homeownership that was the main cause of our financial problems.