Words From Dallas Morning News: "Debra Medina calls -- can I say this? -- bullshit"Submitted by AnAppealToHeavenWash on Fri, 01/29/2010 - 22:28
Debra Medina calls -- can I say this? -- bullshit
6:59 PM Fri, Jan 29, 2010
To kick off the last debate of the primary season between the big three in the GOP, Debra Medina called out Rick Perry.
"In a recent interview at the Blogger's Summit, Governor Perry said that ending the property tax in Texas was a very intriguing and positive idea. However, he fell short of embracing the end of property tax or any significant change in management of the state's current fiscal crisis, maintaining that Texas is on the right path. "Well, I'm saying "bullshit" and here's why," Medina said:
"Not only have we seen loss of jobs in the private sector, the most recent State Comptroller's Fiscal Notes shows total state tax collections have fallen by over 20%, while funds from the federal government to the state government have risen nearly 34% so far this year over last year, to plug the huge hole in Governor Perry's state budget."
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