The INDsider - Opinion The INDsider - Opinion http://theind.com/articles.sec-123-1-Opinion.html Tue, 23 May 17 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[In support of the gasoline tax - If you\'re using it, pay more for it. ]]> In support of the gasoline tax - If you\'re using it, pay more for it.
Those who use the roads daily to conduct business — putting additional wear and tear on our infrastructure — will pay more of the maintenance tab for keeping streets, highways and interstates safer for everyone ......]]>
<![CDATA[Number crunch: Urban versus rural reflected in tax votes]]> Number crunch: Urban versus rural reflected in tax votes
Had the millage renewals for the courthouse and correctional operations been voted on only in the city of Lafayette they would have passed handily, and the school system sales tax proposition would have been a lot closer than the blowout reflected in ......]]>
<![CDATA[Crosswise: The Baskin-Robbinization of American media - News consumption preferences vary wildly across age demographics. Can citizens ever get back on the same page?]]> Crosswise: The Baskin-Robbinization of American media - News consumption preferences vary wildly across age demographics. Can citizens ever get back on the same page?
News consumption preferences vary wildly across age demographics. Can citizens ever get back on the same page? ......]]>
<![CDATA[We support the Lafayette School Board sales tax - Public schools reflect community values. Lafayette\'s failure to invest in our public schools is embarrassing.]]> We support the Lafayette School Board sales tax - Public schools reflect community values. Lafayette\'s failure to invest in our public schools is embarrassing.
Public schools reflect community values. Lafayette's failure to invest in our public schools should be an embarrassment ......]]>
<![CDATA[Lafayette Dems endorse LPSS tax prop]]> Lafayette Dems endorse LPSS tax prop
We stand united with the business community in our support for this measure ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Vote yes on school tax prop]]> Letter: Vote yes on school tax prop
Voting for a tax to create better school facilities is an investment, not an expenditure ......]]>
<![CDATA[Delay, delay till after Election Day]]> Delay, delay till after Election Day
Third Circuit Court of Appeal Candidate Candyce Perret now knows The IND will get to see at least portions of the lawsuits her ex-fiancé filed against her, but she is holding onto hope we won't be able to publish what's in them till after the April ......]]>
<![CDATA[Is this now Susan Theall's race to lose?]]> Is this now Susan Theall's race to lose?
As Candyce Perret's credibility issues mount and fundraising dries up, the once inconceivable seems plausible — that she could outspend Susan Theall 7-1 and still lose the runoff for 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal ......]]>
<![CDATA[LPSB answers the misinformation]]> LPSB answers the misinformation
When you step inside the voting booth April 29, you’ll have the opportunity to vote on a contract between taxpayers and our school system ......]]>
<![CDATA[LWV-L: Support for public schools is 'a Lafayette value']]> LWV-L: Support for public schools is 'a Lafayette value'
The League of Women Voters of Lafayette weighs in on the April 29 tax proposition for public school facilities ......]]>