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Statements on the “Brighter” Oregon proposal

“Brighter Oregon” offers vague notions, no plans

After months of public discussion in our state about how to balance the state budget and create a more sustainable tax structure for the future, Oregon’s corporations stepped up to the plate today and said, “Not us.”

In their presentation to the Oregon Joint Tax Reform Committee today, a representative from the Oregon Business Plan continued to delay, dodge and divert in their presentation to the Oregon Joint Tax Reform Committee today. Instead of proposing real tax reform to fund education, healthcare, public safety and other public services, they called on lawmakers to protect their low tax rate and cut public employee benefits.

Read statements from members of the Keep Oregon’s Promise Coalition. 

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