temporary tax increases

Politics Aside: The lie of the temporary tax increase
Opinion Robert Hornak 12/21/2011 at 9:33AM

When is a temporary measure, even with a set expiration date, not temporary? When it’s initiated by government, of course. How many times have we been confronted with the supposed risk of major calamity due to state and local government budget shortfalls? How many times were these supposed impending disasters staved off by “temporary” tax [...]