L.A. Getting Ready for More Big Sports Welfare


L.A. downtown development giant AEG is trying to shove through a plan to build a new pro football stadium in L.A. in the next couple of months. Over at my California news and politics blog "City of Angles" experts chime in about why the city should think twice before bending over backward with city money to make it happen, with clips and quotes and links a-plenty.

Here at Hit and Run previously, Damon Root has assembled info on why cities generally regret such sweetheart stadium deals, and Tim Cavanaugh previously critiqued both this specific stadium plan and other government funded riduculousness in California.

And Reason.tv on stadium dreams and city regrets: