Entries Tagged as 'role of government'

Was It Something the President Said?

December 21st, 2011 · No Comments · economy, tax policy

By Arthur Alpert “Get over it” is a trendy phrase I’ve never liked. Like its kin, “Life is unfair,” the phrase usually comes from the mouth of somebody who’s comfortable and wants you to stop complaining that you’re not. The speaker’s real message is, “Quit seeking justice.” Me, I’ve yet to get over the Albuquerque […]

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Jetpack Fever!

September 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Tracy Dingmann An editorial in the Sept. 19 edition of the Albuquerque Journal (subscription required) tries to make a good argument for putting a 10-year limit on the transit tax that voters will be asked to consider on the Oct. 6 ballot. The new tax would replace an existing transit tax that is due […]

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