Howard Oppegard, Valley City, N.D., Published March 19 2013
Letter: Power-grabbing bill unacceptableThank you for the excellent editorial “Reject two anti-local tax bills” in the March 7 Forum. It was much-needed information.
Is it possible Rep. Jim Kasper, R-Fargo, also failed to consider inflation when crafting his power-grabbing bill? We can all remember when inflation was well above 5 percent a year. Where would that leave a school district with a desperate need for building expansion or a small town with a disaster but limited to a 3 percent revenue increase?
Future planning appears to have become an oxymoron for some of our legislators.