Audio recordings from 2008 and 2009 related to bed taxes, the proposed 90% Tax Funded Performing Arts Center and other matters. Pace
Part 1, Domanic Calabro, TaxWatch holds "seed corn" bucket at Florida Bed Tax Coaliton press conference, February 10, 2009. Leon County Commissioners and other comment. [6 min clips] For full comments go to: http://www.flra.com and http://www.leoncountyfl.gov/
Part 1, Domanic Calabro, TaxWatch holds "seed corn" bucket at Florida Bed Tax Coaliton press conference, February 10, 2009. Leon County Commissioners and otherS comment. [7 min clips] For full comments go to: http://www.flra.com and http://www.leoncountyfl.gov/
Chairman Desloge led the charge to "change direction" of the TDC from tax regenerating "heads in beds" to non tax regenerating cultured "cheeks in seats." VisitFla Hall of Fame'r, Tommy Waits was replaced with Chairman Desloges' "good friend," and Wakulla County business owner. (180 seconds)
Selected audio clips from County Commission meetings and www.wflafm.com 107 Wflafm. Bryan Desloge, Alan Katz, TDC Chairman Russell Daws, Bob Rackleff (one minute)
Benjamin Franklin quote about the poor by Glenn Beck. Photo of Ben 'Jamin Franklin at the Florida Capitol, 2007 www.taxteaparty.com (one minute)
Preston Scott: We should point out that the 5th cent as I understand your position Commissioner Dailey, it is predicated on it being used for specific promotional, advertising tourism related purposes. Commissioner Dailey: Yes. [go to Wflafm.com]
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(1) Don't double the culture tax (2) REDIRECT the 4th cent for tourism; instead of the a 90% tax funded performing arts center (3) I'm against raising the 5th cent bed tax (4) It's time for a referendum! Let citizens vote before raising another $800,000 per year in taxes. (5) [use your own creative zings].
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