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By Stephanie Thompson
People Editor 

Lodging tax nearly dies Tues.


In an unexpected move by the Sweetwater County Commissioners, the commissioners almost defeated the lodging tax initiative by not acting at all.

Initially when the resolution was reviewed, chairman Reid West asked for a motion twice, no one would make a motion and the resolution died because the commission failed to act on it.

However, after a short recess and realizing the initiative would die and not be placed on the general election ballot if they failed to act on a resolution, the commissioners approved a resolution for lodging tax to be placed on the ballot. The vote was not unanimous...

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