Hi: cpaharley2008...Here in Canada it's called "Downloading". The Feds download onto the Provinces, who in turn download on to the Municipalities who in turn raise our property taxes to fund the services. Three levels of Gubermint one level of taxpayer.
Our parks have been doing with less for years and it shows!!!
"Round and round the mulberry bush the monkey chased the weasel".
Alf S. North shore of Lake Erie