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BUDGET: How does raising sales tax help?

Letter by Edward C. Boyd, Tacoma on Nov. 22, 2011 at 11:44 am | 27 Comments »
November 22, 2011 12:52 pm

How does raising the sales tax (TNT, 11-22) help those of us already struggling to survive day to day? If my dog is thirsty, should I cut back on his water?

I’m not a financial expert, nor do I excel at physics, but I know that knocking more holes in the hull won’t keep my sinking boat afloat.

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