Statements about Taxes
Obamacare is a "massive, massive income redistribution" with "$250 billion a year in Medicaid expansion (and) in the subsidy structure that's basically being paid for by people on Medicare, through Medicare cuts, and a lot of tax increases."
"Only 25 percent of what people buy is subject to Rhode Island’s sales tax."
"The state budget has actually grown by $4.6 billion under" Gov. Scott Walker’s actions.
The United States "has never been richer, if you look at per capita GDP."
Rhode Island's unemployment insurance system "is the most expensive such system in the country."
Finance experts estimate that paying in cash for the $2.5 billion in projects funded by the sales tax saved Gwinnett County more than $1 billion in interest payments.
"When you add a dollar value to mandates," government took almost 50 percent "of the American people’s money."
With a bill bringing $100 million in property tax relief, "the typical Wisconsin homeowner will save approximately $680 over four years."
"The Legislature passed Gov. Walker’s so-called property tax relief bill," but the Republicans "are still raising your property taxes."
The federal health care law raises taxes and cuts Medicare.
Terry McAuliffe "wants to raise your taxes $1,700 to pay for his infinite promises."
Ken Cuccinelli would "take money away from public schools to fund private schools."
Wendy Davis is "threatening to raise taxes up to $35 billion."
"Property taxes have increased 20 percent under four years of Chris Christie."
Says Damascus’ disincorporation would produce "NO significant tax savings."
Says Jeanne Shaheen "got behind the idea of using the IRS to target American citizens for their political views."
A $10 million fire fee proposal in St. Petersburg was "inspired" by Gov. Rick Scott.
Chris Christie "has not increased the taxes on anyone."
Says Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke "has proven on the Madison Board of Education" that she supports raising taxes and spending.
Any state tax law has to start in the House and the renewal of the state hospital bed tax this year started in the Senate, which is unconstitutional.
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