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One Thing To Consider When Voting

Just this past Friday, we growled that Arlington County ranked #33 out of 3,077 American counties “according to the median property taxes paid on homes.” Today, the Tax Prof, Paul L. Caron, associate dean of faculty and law professor at the University of Cincinnati, adds another level of information to the Tax Foundation’s analysis. Caron writes:

“Note that 26 of the 30 highest-tax states in the three categories are Blue States that voted for John Kerry in 2004, and that 24 of the 30 lowest-tax states in the three categories are Red States that voted for George Bush in 2004:”

Here’s the chart referenced in Caron’s blog:

Something to consider when voting on November 4 and in the future? 


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