Tag: taxes

Proposal 15-1 opposition Rally April 15

It could possibly be an unusual gathering April 15. Given the fact that most conservative Republicans and the left-of-center Democrats agree that the May 5th proposal is an unmitigated disaster, its possible they might actually walk side by side at…

Obama’s $6 billion cell phone tax

Yes, it is a tax. (Reposted from Net Right Daily) By Robert Romano What’s a president to do when he wants to implement an ambitious five-year program to provide high-speed Internet access to every single school in America, but lacks…

Don’t Raise My Taxes Stop May 2nd In Kalamazoo

AFP-Michigan Brings “Don’t Raise MI Taxes” Tour to Kalamazoo, May 2 Group travels state to rally grassroots opposition to tax hike proposals being debated. LANSING, Mich.—Americans for Prosperity-Michigan’s 13-stop “Don’t Raise MI Taxes” tour will stop in Kalamazoo at a…

Cronyism – Part II

Reposted from RightMichigan.Com   ~ In cronyism part I, the connection between government and business interests was discussed, with focus on state and federal tax dollars being used to pick winners, or at the very least recipients of government largesse.…

Lowered Taxes In Michigan?

Last night I watched a pretty remarkable event. The Traverse City commission voted on their budget. I was present at probably the longest Traverse City Commission meeting I have attended.  So long in fact, that protocol required the commission to…

A Side Note Of Support

I support the new Michigan tax plan.   More on this over at RightMichigan.com The catalyst needed to bring me over was merely a more complete picture of where we are as a state, and the options we have had before…