OH Repubs Offer Excuses Why This Time High Utica Taxes are OK
Speaker of the Ohio House William G. Batchelder (Republican-Medina), Speaker Pro Tempore Matt Huffman (Republican-Lima), and other members of the Ohio House Republican Caucus offered their pathetic excuses on why this time it’s a-OK to steal money from Ohio landowners and drilling companies and give it to other residents of Ohio–in the form of an income tax break. Apparently there’s lack of spine to do the right thing and reduce spending in Ohio (although that particular disease is not endemic to Ohio).
Here’s the Republican so-called leadership’s bland, generic
excuses statement about why it’s OK to raise taxes on drilling this time: