When the politicians in Annapolis levy higher and higher taxes on the citizens of Maryland, there is an implied responsibility to spend the funds responsibly and waste as little as possible. Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown was put in charge of handling the roll-out of the Maryland health care exchange, a key element of Obamacare. By all accounts, at least $160 million was wasted in the failed roll-out. This is not chump change, and now the state is facing a deficit of about $400 million over the next two years.