I Love The Eighth Street Changes I
read the letter in the 4/13 paper about not liking the Eighth Street
changes, and it spurred me to let you know that I do like the Eighth
Street changes, as do many of my neighboring residents.
Michigan Taxes Equal Uncompetitive State Michigan
has been losing population. According to the eighth edition of the
“Rich States, Poor States” report released by the American Legislative
Exchange Council (ALEC), states with low taxes have been gaining
“Déjà Vu, All Over Again!” Sometimes that Yogi Berra quote is pitch perfect. Back
in 1993, Michigan’s roads were falling apart. Governor Engler refused
to raise motor fuel taxes -- he issued bonds instead and kicked that
problem down the road.
No To Fracking I would like to respond to the article in the Apr 27th issue regarding fracking.
Find Something Better Our
politicians in Lansing love to talk about “no more taxes.” I agree that
they seem to be against any new taxes on the very wealthy and
businesses, but seem to have no problem increasing taxes on the poor and
the middle class.