Journal Express, Knoxville, IA

Politics

January 17, 2013

The Sinclair Report

(Continued)

Des Moines —

 
As the condition of our state grows stronger, Iowa is positioned to achieve greater economic success. One of the first steps in attaining that success means lowering the property tax burden across the board for all Iowans.  Iowa can boast about leading the nation in a variety of areas, but burdening residents with some of the highest property taxes in the U.S. should not one of them. I know Iowans have been feeling the property tax pinch for too long. We know we must remain vigilant in providing real tax relief that empowers hard-working Iowans. Real property tax relief will embolden businesses and provide job creation. The ripple effect will be realized for years to come.   
 
The next step is putting these plans in action. I will continue to work with my fellow legislators to diligently examine any and all legislation and make sure that it helps our economy grow, creates jobs and effectively educate our children. 
 
 
 
Upcoming events:
 
Friday, January 25th
 
10 a.m. Legislative forum, Leon Community Center
 
12 p.m. Legislative forum, Lakeside Convention Center, Osceola
 
 
 
Saturday, January 26th
 
8 a.m. Legislative forum, Wayne County Farm Bureau, Corydon
 
10 a.m. Legislative forum, Get Mugged, Chariton
 
 
 
I can be reached at the Capitol at 515-281-3371 or amy.sinclair@legis.iowa.gov. I look forward to representing you at the Statehouse.

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