Category: Event  Listing Date: 2016-03-04
Senator Bill Van Gerpen
Senator Bill Van Gerpen, a 1967 graduate of Avon High School speaks about education funding.
The purpose of House Bill 1182 is to increase the state sales tax, the state use tax, the excise tax on farm machinery, and amusement device tax for the purpose of increasing education funding and reducing property taxes, to provide for certain school district reporting and penalties, and to declare an emergency.
It passed: Ayes-25, Nays-10