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Should there by consequences for a city commissioner who is behind on his taxes?

Response Percent Votes
Yes.
 
79% 661
No.
 
14% 122
I don’t know.
 
5% 45
Total 828

Comments

John Hamm 4 years, 6 months ago

No more but no less than John Q Public behind on theirs.

AnnaUndercover 4 years, 6 months ago

At present, 78% (98 people) answered 'yes.' I'm one of the 19 people (15%) who said 'no.'

Why so punitive? Catch up in a reasonable amount of time and no harm done.

Steve Miller 4 years, 6 months ago

Because they are to set examples, make one out of them, stick it to them..

WilburM 4 years, 6 months ago

I'm a "no," too. Let the voters address this issue at the next election, and it's a legitimate issue. What are you going to do? Plus, his debts come through various entities that are not completely personal.

In the end, in a democratic system, the voters should choose. (if there's illegality, that's a different subject).

Flap Doodle 4 years, 6 months ago

Send some SEIU thugs to surround his house.

Tammy Copp-Barta 4 years, 6 months ago

Thought you were supposed to lead by example .. not setting a very good example there ..

somedude20 4 years, 6 months ago

Take a ball peen hammer to his knees and knuckles while he watches ALL of the Sex and the City dvds eating a concoction of Taco Bell, Taco Johns, and Burrito King with pics of a naked Donatella Versace all over the walls. Oh, and we have to Clockwork Orange his eyes.

mr_right_wing 4 years, 6 months ago

HA!! That's a good percentage of all politicians, from the City Commission to the Senate and House to folks on staff in the White House!!

They'll take it from us...but don't want to pay themselves!!

Turnips.

texburgh 4 years, 6 months ago

"HA!! That's a good percentage of all politicians, from the City Commission to the Senate and House to folks on staff in the White House!!"

Really? Can you show us the evidence? What exactly is the percentage of politicians at all levels who are behind in their taxes? Or is this perhaps a statistic you are pulling out of your backside because it fits your right-wing, faux news-fed anti-government fever?

Reuben Turner 4 years, 6 months ago

treat him/her just like any other american.

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