Just want to mention today that as Governor of Massachusetts Mitt Romney raised taxes and fees more than 1000 times.
When he left office, the tax burden had gone up by $1,200 per person.
So, when Mitt Romney says he won't raise taxes... Well, let's just say, "We've heard that one before."
Boston Globe: Analyst puts increase in fees, taxes at $700m
By Brian C. Mooney, September 27, 2006
Fees and taxes have increased more than $700 million a year under Governor Mitt Romney and Lieutenant Governor Kerry Healey, a leading budget specialist said yesterday.
The state has raised roughly $740 million to $750 million per year by increasing fees and corporate taxes gained