As a conservative Republican, I cannot believe that I actually agree with a
If you missed the story, Del.
Delegate Barkley is right: the new income tax is unfair to taxpayers. If you work hard and obtain wealth, why should it be taken from you?
Raising taxes purely for the purpose of increasing spending is awful economic policy, and everyone knows it. Delegate Barkley, who has been a strong supporter of progressive taxation in the past, knows that the spending increases are unnecessary, hence his opposition. Of course, there are some that will be hurt by the spending cuts, perhaps some that may lose their job security, but everyone in
To the folks in Annapolis, the game is only fun when you can gamble with high stakes.
Brendan Madigan, Sparks