You can’t make up this stuff; there you go again; something entirely different.
“Seattle politicians raised property taxes and converted part of the funds into city scrip that can only be spent on … Seattle politicians. And if voters don’t spend it on Seattle politicians, then the money ends up in the hands of … Seattle politicians. Even critics have to be impressed with a scam designed that efficiently.”
Link at http://americandigest.org/
This is called the Democracy Voucher Program. This site explains why the program is all peachy keen: