Monday, July 06, 2009
Brewer's AZ sales tax hike idea bad for middle-class
UPDATE, 6:30pm: The Arizona legislature made some progress today, but budget problems persist and will likely drag on over the summer and maybe even into fall.
PHOENIX -- I and many lawmakers are skeptical Republican Gov. Jan Brewer's still unplanned special session will result in a fair Arizona budget.
Brewer's 18% sales tax rate increase desire is still a bad idea that is unfair and harmful to Arizona's poor and middle-class.
The most economically fair and sound budget proposal remains the Arizona Democratic plan at StrongerArizona.com