Archive for February, 2011
Aegis/Sun Tax Break Blackmail For Hotel Tax Still In Play
“But (Governor) Walker is not interested in making a deal…He has made it clear that rather than bargaining with workers, he wants to end workers ability to bargain.”
“What Mr. Walker and his backers are trying to do is to make Wisconsin–and eventually,America–less of a functioning democracy and more of a third world oligarchy.”
“Will the attack on unions succeed?I don’t know. But anyone who cares about retaining government of the people and by the people should hope that it does not.”
Boniface Willing To Violate Harford County Charter To Make A Deal With Democrats (To Stop Legal Action) But Unwilling To Violate Charter To Reflect “Political Reality” And FairnessFebruary 19, 2011
Slutzky ” The County Charter is unequivical on the matter and the council had no discretion”
The Charter says that the panels fifth member is chosen by the council without regard to political affiliation. Boniface wanted to use the “unaffilliated” seat to recognize that the Democrats were an established party. The Charter says established parties will recieve two seats. You can’t have it both ways.