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The correct focus

January 6, 2013

I don’t mind someone living the American Dream, I just don’t wanna be the one unfairly paying for it. Our local reps need to focus on property tax refor....

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MimLogue

Jan-06-13 8:23 PM

Maybe u can do some magic for us, and lower the property taxes because I never saw u suggest anything thus far. besides cut me down for my ideas. abra ca dabra

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Magic1

Jan-06-13 8:16 PM

I'm negative!?!?....wow can we say pot calling the kettle black!?!? Mim all you do is whine and complain! And anytime someone tries to point out your mistakes to try and help you...you get defensive cuz you can't take it! But go ahead and insult me cuz that's all you can do!

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MimLogue

Jan-06-13 8:01 PM

magic u are such a male chauvinist, no ideas just negativity. Do u have any thing going on in that head of yours???

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Magic1

Jan-06-13 3:12 PM

Well at least she isn't complaining about the water authority and water bills again....

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MrShaman

Jan-06-13 3:02 PM

"Overpaid union workers can retire at $600 a week." - Mim Logue

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WHEW!!!!!!! WHICH Union is that??!!!!

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MimLogue

Jan-06-13 1:42 PM

I am self employed. u are missing the point. Ben Franklin had a great idea, "EVERYONE" chips in a nickel for the fire hose!! Now if u are elderly, tenant(rental rebate), a homeowner, clean and green, Lerta, equal opportunity zone, non profit , church ,or organization guess what u don"t have to chip in a nickel for the hose, Leaving a small% of us paying for not only the hose. 40% maybe of Williamsport is paying property taxes. I am looking for a system where everyone pays maybe a % of sales tax, u are taxed by your impact on the community. This way seniors who buy less would pay less,

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JerryfromRI

Jan-06-13 10:01 AM

The problem is not that union workers have negotiated too high a salary, it is that YOU have agreed to work for too little.

Demand fair compensation from your employer.

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MimLogue

Jan-06-13 9:21 AM

We need true property tax reform relief for mom and pop landlords whose business (if it were making whirley gigs) would not be unfairly taxed. Non profits, Lerta , equel opportunity zones , home owners, clean and green, the elderly pay reduced or no property taxes. Why do we have to pay?? This is an archaic system. Ben Franklin said EVERYONE CHIPS IN A NICKEL FOR THE FIRE HOSE!! How far have we strayed from that good idea????

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