As we reported here on The Capitol View last night, Republican lawmakers offered two amendments yesterday aimed at reducing the tax burden on the people and small businesses of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Our effort to roll back the sales tax and repeal the sales tax on alcohol purchases was quickly rejected by Democratic leadership who decided to pull a well known political maneuver, further amending our amendments by sending them to study.
Well, the Boston Herald was paying attention and called out the Democrats who voted to kill debate and avoid a difficult vote in an election year.
Click here to read the Boston Herald editorial.
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
In Case You Missed It: Boston Herald Calls out Dems’ for Avoiding Tough Votes
Posted by Massachusetts House Republicans at 10:43 AM