Sun, Oct 18, 2015, 12:37 pm John Servais
The jail proposition must be stopped. Of all the items on the ballot, this one is the most onerous and devastating.
In 10 years – or less – we, as a county, can change our minds about district or county-wide voting if we do not like the results of this election. Candidates who win this year can be judged over the next four years and re-elected or replaced. But if the 30 year jail tax proposal wins, we are captives to three men who are determined to dramatically increase our annual budgets in the name of an industrial jail system. […]