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COLGAN: DUMB AND DUMBER

By Greg L | 25 June 2006 | 29th VA Senate, Prince William County | 1 Comment

I heard today that Virginia Senator Charles Colgan (D-29th) spoke to the Chamber of Commerce and defended the current transportation funding formula which returns to Northern Virginia only 20 cents of every dollar of taxes collected in Northern Virgina. After hearing of Colgan’s proposed tax levy on petroleum distributors, this is beginning to look like a consistent pattern of incompetence regarding taxation and budgetary issues.

Northern Virginia contributes about 40% of the state tax revenues, and only receieves 18% of the transportation budget. Now how in the heck can Colgan defend this as fair? Is Colgan trying to agitate for additional taxation for transportation rather than a more fair spending plan? This is just dumb.



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  1. Bwana said on 26 Jun 2006 at 6:55 pm:
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    You want another cool example of Colgan in action?

    You should hear the story about how his election to the State Senate got funding to widen Va. 234 from Manassas to Dumfries cut/downgraded to the point that nothing was done for 25 years…

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