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Massachusetts Tax Revolution- Help Us END the Income Tax

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Small Government News*
Thursday, May 29, 2008

"The END the Income Tax Petition Drive Is In Danger. NOT Because We
Can't Collect Enough Signatures. It May Fail Because We're Almost
Broke. We Don't Have Enough Money to Pay Petitioners For This Week's
Signature Turn-In."

An Urgent Plea from Michael Cloud

Dear Friend,

Unless we raise $14,000 today to pay our petitioners, we will have to
shut down our END the Income Tax petition drive.

The signatures are flooding in. The donations are trickling.

We are nearly broke.

With your help, we've raised $15,633 this month. Toward the $47,000 in
final petitioning costs we need by our June 9th turn-in deadline.

Our bank balance is $1,834.

We have collected, received, and paid for 8,013 signatures out of the
20,000 required. 40% done!

Our petitioners have another 7,000 signatures in the pipeline. They'll
be turned in this weekend.

By this Sunday, we'll have over 15,000 signatures in hand. 75% done!

By this Sunday, we'll be only 8 days from the last 5,000 signatures.
Only 8 days until daylight. On the ballot for our Initiative to END
the Income Tax.

Paid Petitioning is a cash and carry business. Petitioners don't give
credit. They don't have time payment plans.

They hold onto their petitions until we pay them. They will stop
collecting signatures if we can't pay them.

Unless we raise $14,000 today to pay for this week's petition
signatures, we can't pay them.

We'll be forced to shut down our END the Income Tax petition drive.
Unless we raise $14,000 today and another $10,000 by June 9th, we
can't finish the petition drive.

Please don't let this fail - for want of your donation.

Carla Howell is managing the petition drive, doing dozens of
newspaper, TV, and radio interviews, and working countless hours with

She needs your help. And mine.

Because of Carla Howell's leadership and work, we are on the verge of
the biggest, boldest, best tax cut since Massachusetts Proposition 2 ½
in 1982. Or California's Proposition 13 in 1978.

We can see the petitioning finish line. We are so close.

But we can't succeed without you. I need your help. Carla needs your

We need your help to pay for the 7,000 petition signatures in the
pipeline - and last 5,000 petition signatures needed to put us over
the top.

We only have 24 hours to raise $14,000.

You hold the survival of the END the Income Tax Petition Drive in your
hands. If you donate, we'll probably succeed. If not, everything
you've done so far will be wasted.

Will YOU Please contribute $500 or $250 or $150 right now - so we can
finish the petition drive?

If you can possibly make a larger donation, we need it right now. Will
you help us complete this petition drive? Will you please donate
$10,000 or $5,000 or $2,500 or $1,000 today?

We need YOU. There's no one else for us to turn to. Just you. Will you
please donate $85 or $65 or $45 today?

Even $5 will help.

Will you please stretch, please reach - and give the most you can?

You can save this Ballot Initiative to END the Income Tax in
Massachusetts. You can change the world. Please contribute now by
credit card by clicking:


Or please write your check today and mail it to:

The Committee For Small Government
6 Goodman Lane
Wayland, Massachusetts

I will never forget that you helped today.

I am deeply grateful to you.

Sincerely yours,

Michael Cloud


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Gave My Second Hundred Today

In God We Trust!

This passing will begin to affect other states also.
All these taxes must go!
Please help and give whatever you can.

" In Thee O Lord do I put my trust " ~ Psalm 31:1~

Petitions and Protest is a

Petitions and Protest is a waste of time, you should know by now...

Educate yourself, freedom from this tyranny is gained individually, it requires extensive learning. This is what our government counts upon, that you WILL NOT teach yourself, that you are dependent upon others for every aspect of your own life.



"Ehhh, What's ups Doc?" B.Bunny "Scwewy Wabbit!"E. Fudd
People's Awareness Coalition: Deprogramming Sequence

You guys got close last

You guys got close last time. I'll drop a buck or two, AFTER I'm done listening to Ron Paul's speech right now.

"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it." -- Joseph Goebbels



Freedom Fighters

Michael Cloud and Carla Howell have been in this fight for a long time, and are very close to repealing the state income tax in Massachusetts.

Check out their website: http://www.centerforsmallgovernment.org/ for good info.

Also, be sure to sign the Small Government Pledge. I did, over two years ago!

It's a great litmus test for identifying truly pro-freedom candidates, which is even more important now that the neocons are infiltrating and seeking control of the third parties (due in no small part to Dr. Paul's success).


"Let the good heart speak words of true peace, not inciting others to further war." -- B.I.S.



Help MA Get This Question on the Novemeber Ballot!

Your financial support, no matter how big or small is greatly appreciated.


Sounds like bs to me, don't even have an organized website?

I reserve the right to govern myself.




We are deep behind enemy lines with just enough funding to operate.

Heres a few links so you know this is a serious initiative:






Google them and have a look at the numerous syndicated articles that have appeared on Carla and Michael.

They got this measure on the ballot in 2000 and it failed by a 2% margin.