August, 2014 – We consistently hear Rhode Island lawmakers claim that citizens or the wealthy can “afford” some minor, new tax to pay for some new government project. That may be true in some cases.
But what is also true, in almost all cases, is that OUR STATE’S ECONOMY CANNOT AFFORD THE TAX HIKES.
A new study by the nationally renowned Mercatus Center explains this cause and effect.
Read below or go to the Mercatus page here; http://mercatus.org/publication/state-economic-prosperity-and-taxation
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