Previous pet projects include: RAP Tax, Rec Center, Theater, Museum, and a Streetcar. Playing with others’ money is so much fun!
Bountiful City Council Sophistry For Their New City Hall
Total, utter crony capitalism and hypocrisy starring Zuckerberg. Zuckerberg wants the rich to pay more tax and drinks the SJW kool-aid, then he can pay up.
…up to $240 million in tax breaks…
Govt artificial inflation to the rescue!
Study: Electric Vehicles Don’t Have A Chance Unless Oil Prices Increase 1,000 Percent
http://dailycaller.com/2016/08/07/study-electric-vehicles-dont-have-a-chance-unless-oil-prices-increase-1000-percent/ (via Instapundit)
Who’s up for some local trampling of free speech to protect a special interest tax hike:
Local news items:
1. I heard Layton is cutting taxes because it took in more than expected. Way to go! Glad to hear one city has people looking out for taxpayers. For Bountiful residents, don’t hold you breath on this happening under similar circumstances.
2. In election news, Bountiful remains a democrat stronghold but narrowly this time (some good there) by getting Becky Edwards through her primary. Brace yourself for more big government votes.
Hey, let’s bilk taxpayers for something better left in the private sector.
State looking to build new 10,000-seat, $17M arena at Utah Fairpark with help from Mormon church http://www.sltrib.com/news/4010676-155/state-looking-to-build-new-10000-seat
It is also envisioned as a venue for other rodeo events, concerts, sporting events and community gatherings.
Hey, let’s force others to pay for a product they don’t want! Double bonus – we can subsidize a politically-connected big business too!
Vivint Smart Home Arena upgrades could cost taxpayers http://fox13now.com/2016/06/13/vivint-smart-home-arena-upgrades-could-cost-taxpayers/
#cronyism, #spending, #taxes, #uniparty, #utah
Happy Bailout Friday!!!
House passes bill to help ease Puerto Rico’s debt http://bigstory.ap.org/article/416e6b8b66254816ad30b291afe61a1a/debt-payment-looming-house-weighs-puerto-rico-bill (all Utah reps voted in favor)
Senators Seek to Stop $2.5 Billion Taxpayer-Funded Obamacare Bailout http://freebeacon.com/issues/senators-stop-25-billion-obamacare-bailout/
Bonus exit question: Which Utah senator didn’t sign on to the ‘risk corridor’ bailout letter?
UPDATE. Double bonus extra link: Financial STD: Citigroup Continues Bailout Cronyism Binge With Costco Card Win
#bailout, #debt, #chamber-of-commerce, #cronyism, #taxes, #utah