A chief technique of Democrat political corruption. It is commonly exercised when Democrats hold a majority of the cards in a voting arena.
1)Liberal arrogance marked by fiscal irresponsibility and continuous promising of money and provision by government at the expense of taxpayers. Overtly self-congratulatory, and drawn out to unusual length, i.e. from one administration to the next.
The city's budget was approved by the Democrat controlled assembly in which the unions were awarded high end long term contracts requiring the city to once again raise property taxes. (a democrapathon)