A Picture Says a Thousand Words… Michigan Poverty Up, Incomes Down, Business Taxes… WAY DOWN

MLHSPovertyupincomedown2011Sep2012

A picture says a thousand words about thousands of fellow Michiganders… the poor and impoverished have less – a lot less. READ the FULL article from the Michigan League of Human Services entitled “Poverty up, income down, fewer uninsured” on Michigan’s 2011 stats. Also re-read this classic “Historic tax shift hits low-income families 1,000 times […]

Michigan Republicans Poised to Slash Up to 57% from City Revenues

First off…I have no love for the personal property tax on businesses. In some cases, it can be a hardship on very small mom and pop businesses, while it’s merely a niussance to larger businesses. That said, the state of Michigan’s has a new diabolical scheme to eliminate the tax and it’s the worst kind […]

A Priceless Piece of Engler-Related Historical Irony in These Grim Times

This post was originally published by SethGecko13 I was poking around on the teh Interweb looking for some information to rebut the ‘fight tax increases at all costs’ Michigan Chamber of Commerce’s shameless criticism of Gov. Granholm for not allocating enough funding to respond to Michigan’s depression-level jobless benefit claims when I came across this. […]