Henry Payne is the editorial cartoonist for The Detroit News. His work is syndicated to an additional 60 newspapers nationwide via United Feature Syndicate. Payne has been a runner-up for the Pulitzer Prize. Payne is a writer as well as an artist, and his articles have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard magazine, National Review and Reason magazine.
By Henry Payne
The resulting chaos is symbolic not only of Detroit's plight but also of the wild lunge for free money that has been the hallmark of the $18 billion in stimulus money thrown at Michigan since last spring. … more