May 6, 2019
Republican senators stood with middle-income families during the week, voting against a $3.4 billion tax increase as Democrats pushed through a graduated income tax proposal with no protections for taxpayers. Proposals also emerged during the week that sponsors claimed would provide property tax relief, and repeal the estate tax, but upon closer examination, these measures were found to be part of a political game to push through a tax hike....
As Senate Republicans, our goal is to encourage job growth by
developing an efficient, transparent, ethical state government
with less regulation and lower taxes. We must leave a legacy of
responsible government that will last for generations.
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