First,a huge portion of our tax monies goes to education as it stands. Throwing money at a "problem" is not the answer, although the government usually does just that (especially since it is always tax money). Education scores need to improve and drop-out rates need to fall, but adding more high paying administrative jobs and the like will not make that happen.
Second, our area sales tax rate is high and we are in a full blown recession.
Falling lock step into the 'raise taxes and then throw tax money at it' is not the right plan of action. I agree with Chairman Don Hayes and believe his vision to show insight and true leadership
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