Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 4:00 am (Updated: September 12, 4:02 am)
There is not a single elected official - let alone a politician - who would ever admit that they enjoyed voting for a tax increase.
However, those elected officials who do happen to have the courage and wisdom to vote for an occasional tax hike should not be scarred for life.
Look at the recent decision by Bullitt Fiscal Court members.
To say that we were not surprised by the decision to take the compensatory rate, which increased the tax rate from 9.3 cents to 9.6 cents per $100 of assessed property.
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