Day: December 3, 2010

Use cuts to create jobs

Ten years ago a presidential candidate said if elected he would cut taxes for the middle class and for the wealthy.  The middle class would benefit in two ways:  they would have more money in their pay evenlopes, and jobs would...

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Adopt-a-decoration

The Keizer Chamber of Commerce and the City of Keizer have done a good job over the years overseeing the holiday lights that adorn poles up and down River Road. Due to budget constraints this year the city had to cut money that...

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Radical plan: start where we agree

By JON BARTHOLOMEW Last week, the two co-chairs of The President’s National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform released an initial proposal for reducing the federal government’s wide budget deficit.  Predictably, a...

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Cell phone tax

To the Editor: A recent article in the Keizertimes indicated that a group of so-called conservative outsiders may come to town to challenge the tax on cell phones. These nut cakes care little about our protection and are only...

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