Ducey will claim that the new per-vehicle assessment is a “fee” and not a “tax.” But in this case, that’s a distinction without a difference.
Even if Ducey is right about higher revenue, it doesn’t cover his spending spree.
With trillion-dollar deficits just around the corner and Paul Ryan retiring, who will lead the cause of fixing the finances of the federal government?
Our international engagements, in Syria and elsewhere, runs risks hugely disproportionate to our true security interests.
It’s imprudent, if not reckless, budgeting, and sets two precedents that could haunt the state for decades.
A neuralgic reaction to Trump, I get. But Ducey?
True backpack funding and replacing existing taxes with a business gross receipts tax would be better for students, government finance and the economy.
Increases the sales tax, increase the base level in school finance formula. Be done.
Economists and public finance experts think expanding the sales tax to include services is a good idea. The Realtors are circulating an initiative to preclude it.
Rather than a Facebook show trial, Congress should give individuals an enforceable property right to their personal data.