AZ Central:  Add another $22 million to the tab in the infamous, ongoing and ever-more-expensive Maricopa County wars.

No longer are our public servants and our former public servants putting their hands out, expecting taxpayers to compensate them for their damages. Their pain and suffering is becoming so great that they are now rolling up with wheelbarrows and backing up pickup trucks to hold all the cash they evidently believe we owe them.

In all, $176 million worth of claims or lawsuits have now been filed as a result of the hostilities. Of that, $160 million is being sought by elected officials, judges and a few county employees caught up the hostilities