Tax-Cut Question Takes Center Stage In Massachusetts Gubernatorial Race
- Taxes and the electoral cycle: How sensitive are governors to coming elections? Case, Anne // Business Review (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia);Mar/Apr94, p17
Discusses the effects of gubernatorial election cycles on state fiscal decision making. Timing and magnitude of state tax changes; Effect of tax changes on re-election; Variables for understanding changes in tax timing and magnitude.
- Read Their Lips, Too. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;11/11/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31510, p1
Focuses on the budget deficits in New England and the choice made by voters in the governor's election on the basis of anti-tax pledges made by them in the budget planning for the year 2003. Anti-taxation measures provided by the elected governor of Massachusetts, Republican Mitt Romney; Views...
- The tax angle. Crawford, Craig // National Journal;12/06/97, Vol. 29 Issue 49, p2478
Discusses the issue of tax reform in the 1998 gubernatorial elections in the United States. Proposal to abolish the Internal Revenue Service by the Republican Party; Views from Paul E. Begala, a presidential counselor.
- Tax Issues Overrated in Races for Governor. Shure, Jon // njbiz;1/21/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p12
The article discusses the issue of taxes in elections for New Jersey governor. It cites which governors campaigned for tax cuts yet raised taxes after being elected. It notes that once governors are elected, they tended mostly to face up to fiscal realities. It asserts that none of the...
- Turns out Quinn does have tax-hike support; now what? Martire, Ralph // Crain's Chicago Business;11/29/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 48, p14
The article focuses on the support received by Democratic candidate Pat Quinn to increase taxes in Illinois, and also discusses his victory in the governor election despite his promise to raise taxes.
- THE BIG ISSUE. // Crain's Cleveland Business;9/25/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 39, p11
The article focuses on the responses of various readers regarding the issues in governor's election in Cleveland, Ohio. Steve McClendon opined that integrity is the biggest issue, whereas Monace Avery opined that taxes and schools are the big issues. According to Toni Smith, education is a big...
- Remember budget when you go to polls. // Crain's Detroit Business;8/5/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 31, p8
Reports the financial problem for the gubernatorial election in the U.S. Importance of state budget in political campaigns; Plan of increasing tax; View of voters on the financial problem.
- Center for Michigan, Business Leaders: 'We just want to get something done' Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;6/7/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 23, pM11
The article informs that the groups "Center for Michigan" and "Business Leaders for Michigan" are putting agendas of change toward this November's gubernatorial elections and beyond. The Center for Michigan has formulated a 10-point action plan that it will spread across the Michigan. Business...
- Recollections of Charles McAtee. // Kansas History;Spring2008, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p62
An interview with Charles McAtee, Kansas State Director of Penal Institutions under Governor William H. Avery, is presented. He reveals that Avery won the gubernatorial seat after campaigning against the Turtle Creek Dam project. McAtee adds that he cautioned Governor Avery not to implement a...