Poll: What do you think of the cuts G...

Poll: What do you think of the cuts Gov. Rick Snyder proposed in his budget?

There are 5 comments on the The Flint Township story from Feb 25, 2011, titled Poll: What do you think of the cuts Gov. Rick Snyder proposed in his budget?. In it, The Flint Township reports that:

It's been a week since Gov. Rick Snyder's proposed budget shocked residents and city and school officials .

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grouper

Allen, TX

#1 Feb 25, 2011
I think Snyder should be recalled. His budget attacks seniors on fixed income pensions while letting dividend income and capital gains exemptions get a free ride....he is seeking to tax seniors right out of the state...let alone attacking working poor..trying to generate 1.4 bil in new revenue in the backs of seniors (900mil) and working poor (300mil)to pay for 1.2 bil in tax credits for business doesn't pass the smell test.. there is nothing fair about as income derived from dividends are shielded from state income tax...funny nothing has been said about taxing that income?? This is an orchestrated attack to raise taxes on those who can least afford it......have fun voters u elected a real scoundrel
grouper

Allen, TX

#2 Feb 25, 2011
Lets not forget it also attacks those retirees and property owners that own homes by diminishing homestead exemption...another tax increase while it rewards the rich with exemptions on dividend income..so why should a senior be double taxed both their pensions and homestead exemption to pay for 1.2 bil dollar cut for business..only a fool would accept this nonsense
grouper

Allen, TX

#3 Feb 25, 2011
http://www.milhs.org/titanic-shift-in-lansing... the article and U tell me that the pain is EQUALLY SHARED...
imaginaryfriend

Plymouth, MI

#4 Mar 18, 2011
The middle class and poor get all the pain, the rich get our share. Frank Lunz's Orwellian double speak of shared sacrifice. Thomas Frank will be on Thom Hartmann's 9:00 P.M. show tonight. (3-18-11).
jim johnson

United States

#5 Mar 20, 2011

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