Whacky Oregonians Vote for Higher Taxes!
by Buck Quigley - posted 2:21 pm, January 27, 2010
As pundits breathlessly interpret the meaning of Republican Cosmo pinup Scott Brown’s victory in Massachusetts, they overlook the outcome of a special election vote in Oregon last week where a significant majority of voters chose to raise taxes to pay for government services!
What’s up with those people? The state’s unemployment rate is already one point higher than the rest of the country!
Oh, I forgot to mention that the tax hike is aimed at the state’s wealthiest individuals and corporations, like Nike.