Giant East Baton Rouge Tax Snuffed

A giant billion dollar tax proposal for East Baton Rouge Parish got the stuffing beat out of it tonight – 64% no, 36% yes.

WAFB TV has the story.

Kudos to the Baton Rouge Tea Party for a big, big win!

UPDATE: 6:30 am – 11/15/09

The (Baton Rouge) Advocate
Red Stick Republican’s Rantings

And from Lake Charles, there’s this news about voters fed up with more taxes.

UPDATE: 11:55 am – 11/15/09

Precinct map of the bond vote

Final thoughts and observations on the bond issue

Bond rejection reminds govt to focus only on necessary

A Well-Deserved Drubbing At The Polls

One Response to “Giant East Baton Rouge Tax Snuffed”

  1. It is Now Racist to Oppose Taxes « Lincoln Parish News Online Says:

    […] Lincoln Parish News Online What isn't in the newspapers is often more newsworthy than what is. « Giant East Baton Rouge Tax Snuffed […]

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