Spending money ’til it hurts! Talking Racine discusses the Racine Common Council meeting where the council members were unaware the city leaders spent $125,000 to hire promoters to help convince them to spend $600.000 (which they did) for a study to help them spend another $3.2 million to convince them to spend 50 million on an arena. Spending money ’til it hurts! All taxpayers’ money and no referendum! We bring the perspective down to the local level to discuss issues that affect our own city of Racine, WI.