Google+

The Myth Of Red State Successes

Leave a comment

February 29, 2016 by skokielib

I’ve attached a link to an Op-Ed by Illinois State Senator Daniel Biss. He brings up some very good points.

No two states are the same. No one formula works universally. But his point is very clear and very true. “Pro-business” tax and labor policies don’t insure success. Progressive taxes and strong business regulation don’t insure failure. Likewise, progressive taxes and business regulation don’t necessarily insure an end to budget problems.

The idea of looking to states like Minnesota and Massachusetts for ideas to solve our problems seems well thought out and a lot easier to sell than a path of union busting and tax cuts for the rich.

http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20160202/OPINION/160209955/daniel-biss-even-if-you-squint-illinois-doesnt-look-like-texas-or

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 198 other followers

President Obama, VP Biden, NRA, Senate, House of Representatives, Human Rights, Entitlements, Obama-care, Women’s Rights, Gun Control, Hilary Clinton, Economy, Racism, Bigotry, Humanity, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Israel, NRA

2016 Presidential Election 2016 Presidential Race Conservative Politics Donald Trump GOP GOP hypocrisy Republican Republicans right-wing Right Wing Politics

Blog Stats

  • 11,134 hits

Others Elect2Care

Member of The Internet Defense League

%d bloggers like this: