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It isn't up to someone else to come up with data to challenge your estimates. If you make an estimate than it must be based upon something. Provide the basis for your estimate. Until you can provide some factual basis for your estimate it is just something you pulled out of your rear.


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AreYouKidding commented on New Virginia laws go into effect Monday

I don't even know how someone can get to a $300 cellphone bill so I will just ignore that ridiculousness. We don't pay taxes on toll roads. We pay tolls which can be avoided by not using the toll road. More importantly assuming you are talking about the Dulles Toll road we don't pay the t…

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Since a key element of an economic depression is a negative inflation rate I would hope that all presidents strive for an inflation rate higher than during the Great Depression.


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It passed the Republican controlled House 90-4 and the Republican controlled Senate, where the bill was introduced by a Republican, 37-3.


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It is window dressing and empire building for our sheriff. Unfortunately what often happens in these circumstance is that the assigned law enforcement officers start to insert themselves into what should be normal school discipline situations and suddenly you have 2nd and 3rd graders, usu…

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Towns can not.pick and choose which services they want to provide. The state code specifies which services towns are required to provide. Can they have the county provide these services for them? Yes. Does the county have to provide them for them? No.


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If Leesburg became a city they would also lose the right to annex portions of the county to expand their tax base, so they would mostly be stuck with their current tax base.


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Don't forget that according to the tax revenue estimates provided to justify rezoning this part of the transition zone over great local opposition these data centers are magic and can somehow produce triple the average per sqft tax revenue as produced by the other data centers in Loudoun.

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True North is evidence of the futility of this whole exercise. As long as the BoS is willing to shake their rear for anyone dangling a dollar in front of them any comprehensive plan isn't worth the paper it is printed on.

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Two taxes on hospitals were implemented in order to help fund the costs of increasing medicaid. The taxes are paid by the hospital and not directly by patients. Both taxes on the hospitals were implemented will the full backing of hospitals in VA.

One tax pays for the state's portion o…