Taxes

Sooner Politics:  Dave Rader Wants To Change Oklahoma Constitution On Taxes

  The former football coach who now sits in the Oklahoma Senate now wants to end an arrangement that his legislature has seldom ever exercised. He wants to raise our taxes without asking our permission.  He posts rarely on social media, but he took the time and effort this past week to make his point.  In common theme with so many progressive arguments, he compares Oklahoma to the other states and declares us yet again to be 49th, in his way of thinkin […]

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Sooner Politics: Bipartisan Group Defeats Largest Tax Increase In Century

  This afternoon, a group of Republicans and Democrats prevented the legislature from forcing a heavy new series of taxes on the people and businesses of Oklahoma. The measure will now have to be presented to the voters for their decision.  About 25 years ago, the people of Oklahoma made that requirement necessary after the legislature of 1991 pressed through a heavy tax increase package known as “House Bill 1017”. The taxpayers rights are secured because of the defense provided…

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Sooner Politics/Dan Fisher: 'Excessive Taxing Is Legalizing Robbery'

  Former representative, and now gubernatorial candidate; Dan Fisher; chimed in on the House leadership’s decision to grab more consumer taxes by duplicating our tax on motor fuels. He starts off with a quote from Calvin Coolidge. Here’s his take… ​  I reject the idea that government has some “divine” claim on your money.  I’m familiar with the saying “Render […]

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Finding Gems & Sharing Them: Still having the wrong conversation — Cut the spending!

 

More laws and more taxes —

that’ll solve the problem = NOT!

Think CUT SPENDING…

Earlier this year, I did a post on this topic and it seems to deserve a repeat because we are still not having the right conversation!  From February 2017 (here and below)

 

Color me livid.  We have lost before we even get started if we don’t correct this matter.  

Let me see if I can show you  how this game actually works.

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