On November 6, voters...will be asked to vote on Measure K, a local revenue measure that would temporarily increase the City's existing utility user tax by 1.75% (from 2.5% to 4.25%) for ten years.An increase from 2.5% to 4.25% would be a 70% increase in taxes, not a 1.75% increase. Is this flier an example of ignorance, or is it an example of manipulation and perhaps even lying?
Sunday, September 16, 2012
Lack of Math Knowledge, or Outright Lying?
The city in which I live has put a tax increase on the November ballot. I received a flier stating the following: