Is this what’s headed for Lee County…

if Moss and the BOE don’t get their budget increases?

Suttle unrolls toilet paper tax…

“Mayor Jim Suttle went to Washington Tuesday flush with ideas for how federal officials could help cities like Omaha pay for multibillion-dollar sewer projects.

Among the items on his brainstorming list: a proposal for a 10-cent federal tax on every roll of toilet paper you buy.

Based on the four-pack price for Charmin double rolls Tuesday at a midtown Hy-Vee, such a tax would add more than 10 percent to the per-roll price, pushing it over a buck….”

Read the rest here after you quit laughing: 

http://www.omaha.com/article/20110323/NEWS01/703239866

PH

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About Patrick Henry

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2 Responses to Is this what’s headed for Lee County…

  1. Goose says:

    Not new, about 2 years back the Greens wanted a TP tax on multiply paper, I guess single ply can be made from recycled paper but mutiply needs virgin pulp to make. I think the thought of recycled TP didn’t go over well. ho

  2. Thomas Jefferson says:

    You know what they say, Goose: No job is complete until the paperwork is done!

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