(The plot thickens… – promoted by Garrett) Over the past 2 decades Republicans have been asked to sacrifice a lot in state government. We have watched our Party’s platform dwindle into arguably a single plank of tax cuts. We have been asked to accept nominees we disagree with on many issues all in the name of our precious income tax…Read More »
Well the tax rollback was defeated again.
The following memo was hand-delivered yesterday morning to every state senator in their respective State House offices. The debate (further below) took place yesterday afternoon. Senator Hedlund’s and Brown’s amendment to the Senate budget was defeated by a vote of 3 in favor (Hedlund, Brown, and Timilty) and 17 opposed. There…
Are Libertarian friends are taking the axiom “if at first you don’t succeed, try, try again” to heart, and are proposing another ballot question to eliminate the state’s 5.3% income tax entirely. A similar question got 45% of the state-wide vote in 2002. Rollback the income tax to 5%? That’s so last centuary!…Read More »