GOP Gains Advantage In County

Democrats Lose Control Of Quorum Court

Posted: November 12, 2012 at 5 a.m.

Washington County Republican justices of the peace start their term in January with much more than a simple majority after the Democrats’ decades-long control of the Quorum Court slipped away.

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How about a resolution to eliminate the county's grocery tax slowly over 5 years?...much like Gov. Beebe has almost eliminated the state's grocery tax.

I think it will take a bill in the assembly to order DFA to allow cities/counties to do this but I'd like to see Washington County be the first county in the state to knock out its grocery tax.

Posted by: jay91

November 12, 2012 at 7:56 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Certainly would get my support.

Posted by: JailBird

November 12, 2012 at 4:58 p.m. ( | suggest removal )