With all the hoopla about basketball, several important issues are being neglected. But what else can arouse the passions of our residents?
OK. Forget passion. What piques our interest, stimulates our concerns? Clearly the high-handed machinations of our political leadership don’t do the job.
The governor wants to lower the income tax rate. If he wants to keep spending down, he could give each taxpayer a one-time fixed sum of money ($30). He need not, however, lower the tax rate and make financing state government even more difficult in the future.