Columnist James should try living in Illinois instead

2014-02-24T00:00:00Z Columnist James should try living in Illinois instead nwitimes.com
February 24, 2014 12:00 am

Talk about same old song and dance. Rich James' M.O. is always the same. Democrats are the heroes; Republicans are the villains. Yes, I am a supporter of the Republican Party, but even I'll admit I don't agree with all their policies.

If James is not happy living here in Republican-controlled Indiana, perhaps he could cross state lines and live in Democrat-controlled Illinois. He would love it there. The politicians in Illinois stand for the same ideals as James. They just love high taxes and bloated government there.

To avoid one tax, James can ride his bike for transportation. That's about the only thing they don't tax you for. Oh no, I'm sorry, actually Illinois is working on a tax for cyclists.

Well, there's still the air he breathes, until they figure a way to tax him for that.

- Alan Buchko, Lake Station

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