Sixth-penny tax needed in Sweetwater County
September 26, 2019
I am supporting a renewal of the 6th penny sales tax initiative. Those who know me well, know I am not a “tax and spend” liberal. Far from it. I am a fiscal conservative who happens to believe in accountability and in the principle of stewardship.
We Wyomingites are generally not in favor of far-reaching state and local government entities supported by high taxes. However, we must necessarily be willing to tax ourselves a reasonable amount to maintain the infrastructure we need and enjoy.
As a formed longtime Administrative VP and CFO at Western Wyoming Community College, I can...