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The Florida Legislature has bogged down this year's ballot with 11 proposed constitutional amendments, so dense and confounding they have even the most sophisticated voters scratching their heads. That's why I'm breaking them down into plain English....
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Q13 FOX News reporterThe King County Sheriff’s Office is using portable devices to take fingerprints of suspects on the streets, allowing them to identify criminals faster. Voters will be asked on the Nov. 6 ballot to pay an increased property tax levy to continue...
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firstname.lastname@example.orgState Sen. Richard Alloway faces a Democratic challenger in his bid for re-election to Pennsylvania’s 33rd Senate District this November. The 33rd Senate District includes all of Franklin and Adams counties and part of York County. Alloway, 44, is...
SANFORD — Voters in Seminole County may be asked to approve a hike in school property taxes that district officials say is needed to sustain the high standard of public education the community expects. After nearly a year of sidestepping the issue,...
Q13 Fox News OnlineDemocrat Jay Inslee labeled Republican Rob McKenna's education funding proposal a "property tax gimmick" that he said would "not raise one dime" for the state's schools -- a charge that McKenna flatly rejected in their debate Thursday night. In turn,...
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News ReporterLocal leaders across the state are waiting for what happens in Lansing in the coming months as the state’s personal property tax for businesses looks like it’s headed for repeal. The personal property tax includes things like manufacturing...
Glendale was set to make about $5.6 million in tax revenues from the Americana at Brand this year, but with its Redevelopment Agency gone, the city can expect to see that figure drop by roughly half in the years to come, officials reported. Rather than...
No Between the 9th and 15th centuries, regular citizens throughout Europe could gain land only by pledging military allegiance to a "lord." These citizens were known as "vassals" and their land as "fief." Though these feudal terms are odd, the...
The State Department of Local Government Finance released a report that highlights both Indianapolis and Carmel. According to the report, Carmel ranks number one in the state over every other city and town because of its debt. Indianapolis City-County...
Beginning this week, Maryland's Department of Assessments and Taxation can begin penalizing homeowners who received a homestead credit this year as a result of deception. Penalties will be issued on an ad hoc basis as the department learns of violators,...
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The Hartford CourantCandidates apply their cunning and resources to introducing you to their opponents. The next five weeks will feature heavy doses of ominous music and grainy photos on your television screen. The truth faces mighty obstacles on its journey to you....
Leesburg residents who worked so diligently to get city commissioners to reduce their taxes got snookered this week. City commissioners were poised to raise property taxes above the rate that would have brought in the same amount as the previous year and...
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