Ketchikan Daily News

Let’s just pull the tooth and get it over with.

It’s that or continuing pain and crying over it. Plus, a delay in and a longer recovery.

That’s how we see the best way to approach the state budget deficit.

It begins at the top, with the Walker administration and the Legislature, and trickles down to all Alaskans.

It’s time to reduce spending, spend wisely and continue to save, too.