This primary election, school boards will ask voters to approve a referendum that will increase income taxes and decrease property taxes.
This tradeoff will benefit senior homeowners and place an even greater tax burden on wealthy renters. The Trib has the story today.
This referendum is a veiled tax increase and the DN urges you to oppose it. It fails to address the inherent structural problem with public education - using local property values to raise monies. It continues to divide the haves and the have-nots.
And in other news, Joe Hardy married Kristin Georgi. [AP]