Breaking News Bar
posted: 7/29/2013 4:40 AM

Someday, someone will pass the FairTax

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 

Someday, someone will pass the FairTax

To House Ways and Means Committee Chairman David Camp: I just answered your survey about current events you and the rest of the committee are contemplating. The questions were skewed to get the results you desire, instead of any new ideas.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

You are committed to the Marxist idea of an Income Tax and any other taxing system is just not on your radar screen.

The FairTax would provide the same amount of money for the government to waste on projects your constituents want so they will re-elect you, but you won't consider it because it will not provide cash for you and the others to use to campaign for your offices, to the exclusion of any new competitors running against you.

Oh, I know you call it campaign contributions, when the "K" Street Lobbyists call on you and drop a check onto your receptionists desk, but explain to me how, with a 9 percent approval rating from the public, how 95 percent of you get returned to office.

The "good ol' boys" all know how to "go along to get along," and you as the chairman of Ways and Means won't accept an email from me, unless I am in your district even though your committee controls the taxes I have to pay without having a voice in the affairs of government.

You know that some time in the future, someone will pass the FairTax. Why not you and why not now?

Wilton Jere Tidwell

Huntley

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.
    help here