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The folks promoting a regressive tax on the November ballot are having a good week at the Missouri Ethics Commission:

C131133 06/13/2014 MISSOURIANS FOR SAFE TRANSPORTATION & NEW JOBS INC Missouri Asphalt Pavement Assn Political Action Committee PO Box 104855 Jefferson City MO 65109 6/13/2014 $10,000.00

C131133 06/16/2014 MISSOURIANS FOR SAFE TRANSPORTATION & NEW JOBS INC Snyder Construction Company 2120 Davis Blvd Joplin MO 64804 6/16/2014 $10,000.00

C131133 06/16/2014 MISSOURIANS FOR SAFE TRANSPORTATION & NEW JOBS INC Kiewit Infrastructure Co. 9401 Renner Boulevard Lenexa KS 66219 6/16/2014 $50,000.00

C131133 06/17/2014 MISSOURIANS FOR SAFE TRANSPORTATION & NEW JOBS INC Industry Advancement Fund Heavy Constructors Association 3101 Broadway Suite 780 Kansas City MO 64111 6/17/2014 $160,000.00

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That last one’s in chess playing territory…

Previously:

Campaign Finance: What’s an increase in regressive taxes among friends anyway? (June 10, 2014)

Nix the sales tax: A question of fairness – and progessive identity (June 9, 2014)

Gov. Jay Nixon: “…This tax hike is neither a fair nor fiscally responsible solution…” (June 2, 2014)