Date: Feb 7, 2013 12:37 AM
Subject: Please attend the YCRC Meeting tonight and support this resolution !!!
Whereas, The United States is currently experiencing the worst economic climate since World War II;
Whereas, Taxes on all working Americans have increased as of January 1, 2013;
Whereas, Taxes and economic drag will continue to increase on all Americans due to the impending implementation of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (commonly known as ObamaCare);
Whereas, The York County Board of Supervisors raised the real estate tax rate on the citizens by 12.77% last year;
Whereas, Government in York County has continued to expand despite the current fiscal climate, as evidenced by the current number of County employees, which is the highest in York County's history ;
Whereas, Government spending at all levels continues to increase, and is the primary source of rising government debt; and
Whereas, Historically tax increases have proven to further slow economic activity; now, therefore, be it
Resolved, That the York County Republican Committee requests the York County Board of Supervisors make whatever spending cuts are needed to prevent further tax increases over the next year.