Statements about Taxes

"The majority of Austinites rent" the places they live.

Says his "Act 10 reforms" have "saved the taxpayers some $3 billion."

Says Marilinda Garcia supports "$150 billion in new taxes."

Says U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst signed a pledge that "protects tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas."

  Gwinnett County government has made "significant cutbacks in staffing."

Says Rick Scott "raised property taxes."

Twenty percent of single adults, ages 21 to 25 with no kids, "are not working or even in school trying to find a job."  

The states that are doing "better" are the ones that have no state income tax.  

Brookhaven homeowners pay hundreds of dollars less in property taxes compared with owners of the same-value homes in unincorporated DeKalb County.

A tax plan promoted by North Carolina Senate candidate Thom Tillis will "overwhelmingly benefit the wealthy."

When the New Hampshire Legislature raised the gasoline tax, gas prices in the state were "skyrocketing."

Says a new report shows the "devastating tax hikes (in the health care law) will have on middle-class Kentuckians."

Florida has the "third most-regressive tax" structure.

Says Charlie Crist "raised taxes on the middle class" by $2.2 billion.

"We cut property taxes for seniors and our middle class."

Cranston's 2014-2015 "budget funds 100 percent of the local police and fire pension and other retiree benefit costs."

David Perdue said he’d raise taxes.

Says Rick Scott "cut education to pay for even more tax breaks for big, powerful, well-connected corporations."

The Export-Import Bank "doesn’t cost taxpayers anything."

"When Jim Doyle was governor and Mary Burke was commerce secretary," Wisconsin saw "billions in middle-class tax hikes on nursing home beds, gas, phones and garbage."  

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