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WSJ: NC GOPers need to stiffen spines, get tax reform DONE

  Stephen Moore, a renowned libertarian-leaning economist and member of The Wall Street Journal’s editorial board, has some advice for the GOP leadership now running the show in Raleigh:  Man Up and Move Forward on reforming the state’s tax code.  Moore expresses concern that the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Politics

Once you open the tax dollar spigot, it’s doggone tough to turn it off

            A story in today’s edition of The Wall Street Journal illustrates this point beautifully: When the University of Wyoming needed an extra $10 million for renovations to its basketball arena last month, state legislators turned to an unlikely source:…